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Re: 7902W support



On Wed, Dec 29, 2004 at 11:20:19PM -0500, Damian Gerow wrote:
> So, I've been looking at picking up a dual Opteron for a server, and as I'd
> like this to basically last without any need for intervention until I die, I
> think I'm going to go with SCSI.  Unfortunately, the board I'm looking at
> getting is the Tyan K8SR, which uses the AIC7902W chip.  I know this isn't
> supported, and the only threads that I've seen about this have been people
> planning on working on it.
> 
> Assuming this is a hardware deficit and not a time deficit, is there a
> specific hardware fund (I know about the general hardware fund) that I can
> contribute to?

I'm pretty sure it actually is supported:
http://www.openbsd.org/cgi-bin/man.cgi?query=ahd&apropos=0&sektion=0&manpath=OpenBSD+3.6&arch=i386&format=html

It just seems to be missing from the supported hardware page.

Adam