amr(4) in 6.1-RELEASE-p3 ignores my tape drive

clinth clinth at
Tue Aug 8 21:43:16 UTC 2006

>Hi All,

>This morning I upgraded a Dell PowerEdge 2850 from 6.0-RELEASE to 
>6.1-RELEASE and found that amr(4) no longer detects my Seagate DAT via 

>The system has an embedded Dell PERC 4e/Di with two channels.  Channel 0 
>contains two disks in RAID 1 and works fine.  Channel 1 has only the DAT 
>at ID 6 but it is no longer detected.  Possibly related to this, ses0 
>also shows up with the 6.0 kernel but not under 6.1.

>The diffs for amr show that a ton of (excellent) work has been done 
>between 6.0 and 6.1 so I have no idea where to even begin looking for a 
>solution.  Any help is most appreciated.


I am having the same issues as RJ.  Has there been a resloution to this
issue as I'm unable to find one?
The system is the same as above with a new install of 6.1-RELEASE-p3.  Any
help is very appreciated.


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