Ideal SCSI adapter for me?
freebsd at edvax.de
Thu Nov 6 09:21:43 PST 2008
On Thu, 6 Nov 2008 10:36:26 -0600, Kirk Strauser <kirk at strauser.com> wrote:
> I have a FreeBSD 7/amd64 system with a newly incompatible SCSI adapter (see
> kern/128452 for details). I want to switch to a card that's still supported
> but don't want to spend an arm and a leg since its whole purpose in live will
> be to connect my UW-SCSI tape drive. Any recommendations for cheap, minimal
> cards that are known to work well with recent FreeBSD releases?
I had used an Adaptec 2940 U/W PCI SCSI controller to connect a
tape drive, no problems; the ahc driver (from vers. 4 up to 7)
worked well. It would even run a scanner, a JAZ drive, a CD-ROM
drive and a PD drive (if anyone still knows what this is), as
well as different hard disks.
>From Magdeburg, Germany
Happy FreeBSD user since 4.0
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