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Re: HPT374 SATA card freezes OpenBSD



simon lundström
> I don't mean to be rude, but what word in "OpenBSD freezes" don't you
> understand?

When does it freeze?  What's the last message on the console? Put a serial
console on and capture everything up to that point.

>
> I can't give you an dmesg because I can't boot OpenBSD.
>

I thought you said "OpenBSD boots properfy, but I notice that It finds the
card twice."

You don't think the info without the drive in will be helpful?

Greg

>
>>From: Aaron Glenn <aaron_(_dot_)_glenn_(_at_)_gmail_(_dot_)_com>
>>Reply-To: Aaron Glenn <aaron_(_dot_)_glenn_(_at_)_gmail_(_dot_)_com>
>>To: simon lundström <simmel_(_at_)_hotmail_(_dot_)_com>, misc_(_at_)_openbsd_(_dot_)_org
>>Subject: Re: HPT374 SATA card freezes OpenBSD
>>Date: Thu, 23 Sep 2004 14:30:50 -0700
>>
>>without a DMESG no one can or will help you. please read the FAQ again
>>- http://www.openbsd.org/faq/faq2.html#MailLists
>>
>>aaron.glenn
>>
>>
>>On Thu, 23 Sep 2004 20:14:29 +0000, simon lundström <simmel_(_at_)_hotmail_(_dot_)_com>
>>wrote:
>> > Hi!
>> >
>> > Bought a HighPoint HPT374 4port SATA card and I got it today and
>>installed
>> > it. Booted the computer and the bios comes up and finds the Seagate
>>7200.7
>> > 200GB drive.
>> >
>> > The OpenBSD bootloader comes up and I notice that it's really slow
>>detecting
>> > the SATA drive.. It starts to boot and it finds the card but then
>>OpenBSD
>> > locks up.
>> >
>> > I removed the disk and rebooted again. OpenBSD boots properfy, but I
>>notice
>> > that It finds the card twice.
>> >
>> > Thats strange I think, so I tried a Knoppix LiveCD. It also freezes. I
>>try
>> > FreeBSD also, and it also freezes.
>> >
>> > Any ideas what could be wrong? Is it the card or the harddrive? I
>>problebly
>> > should metion that im using snapshot.
>> >
>> > Thanks,
>> > - Simon



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