freebsd 5.2.1-RELEASE, 4 pin laptop firewire ports, and 6 pin firewire hard disk drives

Jesse Guardiani jesse at
Sun Mar 21 06:59:18 PST 2004

Hidetoshi Shimokawa wrote:

> I think you understand correctly and assume your hub has some problem for
> providing bus power. Connect G4 powerbook, thinkpad and 2.5" HDD to
> the hub at the same time and see what happens.

Hmmm... The HDD spins up under bus power from the hub, but I'll give your
suggestion a try. Thanks!

Jesse Guardiani, Systems Administrator
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