4.3bsd/quasijarus w/ts11 (I have a fix)

From: Jason McBrien <jbmcb_at_hotmail.com>
Date: Wed Sep 22 12:18:19 2004

Cool, patches for old OSes! I wonder what could be considered the "Newest"
patch for the "Oldest" OS. I wouldn't include OSes that are being actively
maintained, as in FreeBSD being a continuation of the original BSD open
source codebase.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Brad Parker" <brad_at_heeltoe.com>
To: <cctalk_at_classiccmp.org>
Sent: Wednesday, September 22, 2004 1:03 PM
Subject: 4.3bsd/quasijarus w/ts11 (I have a fix)

> I know that many of you out there are running 4.3bsd-quasijarus on your
> vax 11/780's, 750's and 730's.
> And you've probably been wondering why the probe of the TS11 controller
> in your unibus is failing and you can't get your tape drive to work.
> Go ahead, admit it. You've been wondering.
> If you see messages like this when booting:
> zs0 at uba0 csr 172520 didn't interrupt
> The you have the problem.
> Well, I found a fix. Well, actually, Chris Torek, who made the change
> broke the TS11 probe code also offered a 'quick fix', and it's here:
> (I'm sending this more as an archive so the next luser like me who can't
> figure out why his ts11 won't work may be lucky enough to get a google hit
> -brad
Received on Wed Sep 22 2004 - 12:18:19 BST

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