Re: 2.1.31: Odd display of SCSI devices during boot
Sat, 05 Apr 1997 15:31:25 GMT

On Sat, 5 Apr 1997 10:27:57 +0200 (MET DST), you wrote:

> However, this time the lines with Vendor and Model info displayed
> as
> Vendor: C O N N E R
> with one space between all of the letters.
> This didn't reflect in the dmesg output - only on the console.

I see exactly the same thing. I also use the common trick of displaying all
kernel messages on /dev/tty9 and there it displays correctly.

The "Vendor", etc., line comes from print_inquiry in scsi.c. Only the lines
which use printk ("%c", ch) are weird.

I don't know why, though.