Free Ultra2 in Silicon Valley, USA

Marius Strobl marius at
Wed Nov 12 12:10:31 PST 2008

On Wed, Nov 05, 2008 at 12:47:46PM -0600, Mark Linimon wrote:
> On Tue, Nov 04, 2008 at 11:10:03PM +0100, Marius Strobl wrote:
> > I've planned to give that configuration a try but I need to fetch
> > mine from the datacenter in order to do so.
> No rush, I'm still traveling.

Well, mine "just works":
I've also tried some combinations of variations like w/
and w/o ATAPI DMA, w/ and w/o a CD, w/ and w/o a HD (one
strange thing is that yours probes for SCSI devices before
attaching acd0 while mine does that afterwards) but none
made a difference. So either the problem was temporary
(the preallocation of DMA related things in ata(4) being
switched back and force comes to my mind) or it's truly
specific to your machine.
The bad news it I couldn't get the firmware of mine to


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