SCSI Disk not found

Mike Maltese mike at
Tue Dec 2 20:57:26 PST 2003

> I was given a Compaq Proliant 800 machine...its a pentium pro
> 200 MHz. I got 4.9-Stable installed and everything is running
> smooth.
> However, I noticed that is does indeed have two scsi disks,
> but freebsd only finds one.
> Attached is the dmesg... notice the sym0 and sym1.
> Does this supposed to tell me anything?

Yes, it is. Either the host adapter has two channels or you have two host
adapters in the machine. I'm not sure what card you have exactly, but my
guess is that it's the former. I would crack the box open and see what's
what with the SCSI configuration.

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