[Coco] Burke & Burke controller problems
cyouse at serialtechnologies.com
Mon Oct 6 09:17:45 EDT 2008
On Oct 6, 2008, at 7:38 AM, Steven Hirsch wrote:
>> Does your device descriptor have the right geometry in it? I'm
>> that the driver may be eating itself on geometry calcuations - e.g.,
> I'm sure it's something like that. I'm extremely suspect of the
> utility that generates the descriptors. But, if that's the case
> I'd expect it to return to the command prompt instead of hanging up.
Hah, you'd think that, but OS-9 drivers come in varying qualities,
and some don't handle error conditions very well. I'm guessing the
drivers are in the NitrOS-9 tree, I'll take a look.
> When I run dcheck on the drive it reports the expected size, so I'm
> hoping things are functional.
Given that dcheck will only read limited portions of the disk, don't
be so sure :)
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