[rescue] Sun 4/40 External HDD SCSI timeout
Giuseppe Francesco INDELLI
indelli at unict.it
Mon Sep 9 07:23:01 CDT 2013
Below you will find what happens booting IPC SPARCstation with the
external drive disconnected.
Messages at boot are reported below:
After a long pause system response:
Can't open /dev/rsd3h
(null): CAN'T CHECK FILE SYSTEM.
(null): UNEXPECTED INCONSISTENCY; RUN fsck
Reboot failed ... help !
Il 03/09/2013 13:47, Sandwich Maker ha scritto:
> " From: Giuseppe Francesco INDELLI <indelli at unict.it>
> " Hi All,
> " I have a Sun 4/40, SPARCstation IPC, equipped with two 207MB HDD SCSI
> " configured as follows:
> " Target 0 (internal disk)
> " Unit 0 Disk QUANTUM PD210S SUN0207492W0492W2SS
> " Target 3 (external disk)
> " Unit 0 Disk CONNER CP30200 SUN020742349229P9BRV
> " At SPARCstation power on, the system hangs during booting just after the
> " following line:
> " esp0: Target 0 now Synchronous at 3.572 mb/s max transmit rate
> " The system hangs in the line above for about one minute, then the
> " following line message appears:
> " esp0: polled command timeout
> " Then the system rebooting automatically.
> " Please, any help would be greatly appreciated.
> my first suspicion - the internal drive has failed / is failing. also
> possible: the polled cmd timeout could be for target 3.
> what happens if you try booting with the external drive disconnected?
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Giuseppe Francesco Indelli
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