I bought me a brand new shiny IBM DDYS-T18350N Ultra160LVD drive. My
host adapter at this time does not support U160 SCSI, it's an ASUS
on-board SCSI provided by an Adaptec AIC 7880. My understanding
is that the U160 drive will adapt to the slower bus (I may well be
something silly here...) , which it apparently does (snippet from
What version of FreeBSD are you using? If you boot verbose, what
are printed while probing the SCSI controller? It may be that the
driver is not properly enabling termination. It could also be that
of your cables is marginal.
Well, here i've the same problem on a Netfinity x220 with aic7892, i've
replaced the cable and things are going slitghly better but error message came
I don't think i've hardware problem cause Linux and Window$ on the same machine
work without any problem.
Or do you tell me that FreeBSD is much more fine tuned ot catch that error ? :)