SCSI Tape Woes
karl at ddsw1.MCS.COM
Mon Jan 8 09:08:55 AEST 1990
In article <6674 at pbhyf.PacBell.COM> jdp at PacBell.COM (Jerry D. Pierce) writes:
>OK, I've got a REAL problem here and would REALLY appreciate some
>Background: A Wyse 3225-150T running Interactive UNIX 2.0.2
> 150 Megabyte ESDI (Micropolis, I think) hard disk
> 150 Megabyte SCSI (Archive QIC36) Tape
> SC402 Archive Tape Controller
> I install the system software, and kernal configuration
> software and run kconfig. I select the high performance
> disk driver (hpdd) option.
> I tell the system that the hard disk controller is a ESDI,
> and that I have a SCSI Host Adaptor (with tape) also attached.
Yuck. That was unnecessary, and in addition won't do anything.
> Will I have any other problems getting this configuration to
> work??? (And, am I missing something simple somewhere???)
Call Adaptec or you VAR. Ask him/her for the Archive drivers for ISC 2.0.2.
Install those. The problem will disappear.
The VP150 drive with VP402 controller is a QIC02 drive, not SCSI.
Karl Denninger (karl at ddsw1.MCS.COM, <well-connected>!ddsw1!karl)
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