Re: BIG problem with BusLogic SCSI and/or something else

From: Gnea (
Date: Thu Oct 12 2000 - 05:08:27 EST

On Thu, 12 Oct 2000 00:24:51 +0200, Guest section DW blurted forth:

> On Wed, Oct 11, 2000 at 05:11:39PM -0400, Richard B. Johnson wrote:
> > In the BIOS setup of the BusLogic adapter, I was able to format
> > and verify the disk with no problems whatsoever.
> >
> > fdisk seemed to work okay. I made partitions.
> > mke2fs would fail (hang the system) while writing inodes.
> > The BusLogic driver would complain about "Aborting SCSI host 0 channel 0,
> > pid 84446".
> >
> > This can't be a pid --anyway.
> A SCSI one, not a Unix one.

Which buslogic/mylex card is it? if it is a Flashpoint card, you might
want to make sure you are NOT omitting flashpoint support in the
config... just a small thought, sometimes the littlest things get in
the way. :)

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