ports/72520: asr-utils not working in 5.3BETA7 with Adaptec 2400A

Patrick Reich domaintyme at yahoo.com
Mon Oct 11 16:10:27 UTC 2004

>Number:         72520
>Category:       ports
>Synopsis:       asr-utils not working in 5.3BETA7 with Adaptec 2400A
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       medium
>Responsible:    freebsd-ports-bugs
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Oct 11 16:10:27 GMT 2004
>Originator:     Patrick Reich
>Release:        5.3BETA7
FreeBSD sys.localhost 5.3-BETA7 FreeBSD 5.3-BETA7 #1: Sun Oct 10 00:47:28 CDT 2004     me at sys.localhost:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/SYS  i386
System runs IDE RAID5 with an Adaptec 2400A.  PR kern/62597 suggests making a symlink from rasr0 but this system has no rasr0.  Device asr0 exists so tried linking there but raidutil still exists with

Engine connect failed: COMPATILITY number
osdIOrequest : File /dev/rdptr17 Could Not Be Opened

No way to monitor arrays without rebooting system!

Install Adaptec 2400A.  Create an array in BIOS.  Install FreeBSD 5.3BETA7.  Install asr-utils from ports.  Try running raidutil -L all

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