ad0: TIMEOUT the saga continues.
bastill at adam.com.au
Tue Jan 4 01:18:31 PST 2005
On Tue, 4 Jan 2005 03:33 am, borg wrote:
> Greetings all,
> Today is the second time I get this message on my
> ad0: Timeout - write_DMA retrying (2 retries left)
I had this same problem when trying to install extra packages from Disk
4 of the 5.3 Release. It also killed the boot sector which contained
lilo on another drive <sob>. I largely recovered the boot sector
<yay!> so now have a working system on which 5.3 is a a late stage of
install, but that "retrying" thingo is a worry.
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