Re: 104 is a stinker with AIC7xxx

Michael Nelson (
Tue, 26 May 1998 01:53:05 -0700 (PDT)

Doug Ledford <> wrote:

-> Yes, the no_reset option needs to be removed. Since we now wait until after
-> the first inquiry command is sent to do negotiation, the inquiry command
-> itself will try to run at the wrong sync speed (should be async according to
-> the card, the drive is trying to use sync instead) if you don't reset the
-> bus. If I had realized how many people have the no_reset option in use, I
-> would have entirely disabled it in that patch, and the next patch will
-> disable that option.

OK, thanks for the clarification. Unfortunately, 103 and pre-104 are both
otherwise far too unstable (lots of ooopses, total lockups in X) for me, so
I've dropped back to 102, which has been pretty stable for me.


Michael Nelson                         
San Francisco, CA                         

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