[rescue] OS X
shannon at widomaker.com
Fri Aug 22 23:50:50 CDT 2003
On Wed, Aug 20, 2003 at 09:06:19PM -0700, N. Miller wrote:
> One thing I noted recently, as I've been testing some stuff
> I have to sell to see how it works under OS X. 10.2 seems
> very slow to reconfigure after removing hardware (e.g. PCI
> scsi or other cards). I don't know if it's because I removed
> more than one card at a time, or what. I thought I had hosed
> up the HD, since I didn't get the spinning dial, and booted
> off CD to check. HD was OK. Booted again, and this time was
> *patient*. Now, when it reboots, it's back to normal.
Hmmm... the Apple systems build a tree in their OpenFirmware
describing all the devices, and its just nothing like how
a PC works.
I wonder if some change in 10.2 is causing this to proceed slower... not
the firmware, but the OS getting the changed information.
UNIX/Perl/C/Pizza__________________________________shannon at widomaker.com
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