vince at unsane.co.uk
Tue Nov 8 22:24:19 UTC 2011
On 08/11/2011 19:50, John Baldwin wrote:
> On Wednesday, November 02, 2011 5:47:38 pm Vincent Hoffman wrote:
>> On 28/10/2011 04:14, Jan Mikkelsen wrote:
>>> There is a patch linked to from this PR, which seems very similar:
>>> The problem is also consistent with running mfiutil clearing the problem.
>>> I'm about to deploy mfi controllers in a similar configuration, so I'd be
> very curious about whether the patch fixes the problem for you.
>> The patch you linked to seems to have removed the stalls, although I
>> have only had it running for a day. I'll post if it stalls again though.
>> I did manage to scrounge the use of a Dell r410 with a
>> LSI Logic / Symbios Logic MegaRAID SAS 2108 [Liberator] (rev 05)
>> Badged as Dell PERC H700 Adapter
>> to test out the patch I originally found but had the same issue as this post
>> I couldnt get the dell to stall in the first place either though so it
>> could be a specific firmware version that the issue.
>> Anyway thanks for the pointers.
> Hmm, did you try the patch I had posted from that earlier thread? It had
> two changes in it, one was similar to the patch in the PR, the second added
> MSI-X support. I've since tweaked it to make the MSI-X support off by
> default but possible to enable via loader.conf. Would you be willing to
> try the updated patch at www.freebsd.org/~jhb/patches/mfi.patch?
yes I tried the patch you posted originally, unfortunately the dell
never finished booting either. The Supermicro is now in production but
I'll take the dell up to 9-STABLE and try your updated patch.
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