Re: multi NCR SCSI bus question

From: Gérard Roudier (
Date: Wed May 24 2000 - 12:38:43 EST

On Wed, 24 May 2000, Linda Walsh wrote:

> This may be a "duh" question, but I have a box that has
> 3 ncr53c8xx SCSI controllers on it (all same variety). If gen a kernel w/
> the ncr53c8xx driver as a module, it works fine. But if I gen it hard coded
> in, it only picks up the first bus. Is this a known feature?

Yes it is. And this also disables kernel messages at boot. But, with only
2 controllers, the driver will find 4 buses which is a 100% win. :-)

To be serious, could you, please, provide boot log messages and the PCI
device configuration informations. Thanks.


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