ISC and adaptec controller/Speedstor AT650
paine at fungus.dec.com
Sat Sep 1 05:56:23 AEST 1990
Cc: paine (Willy Paine)
My Adaptec controller is labelled:
ASSY 415506-01 REV C
Low level format took me four hours. I tried to install ISC Unix 2.2
several times include all translation enabled. My hard drive is Speedstor
AT 650 megB and this comes with Adaptec controller that I don't have
doc on controller. I have tried to use ROM to format, verify and enable/
While ISC 2.2 Install is making /usr filesystem, I am getting:
NOTICE bad free block count in free list block on Primary AT Hard Disk
Unit 0, partition 1.
I even tried to use only first 1023 cyclinders instead of 1623 or so.
The latest message is:
NOTICE free block count read error free list block on Primary AT Hard Disk
Unit 0, partition 3.
I could not figure this out yet. This error message may be wrong because
this displays very short time and then it flashs with "FATAL ERROR -
write error" on previous error message.
My email is uunet!fungus.enet.dec.com!paine or uunet!seaeast.wa.com!willyp
Thanks in advanced...
p.s. this controller and hard disk works fine with DOS but not for ISC yet.
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