[rescue] eSATA on SPARC - or SCSI->eSATA converters

Peter Stokes peter at ashlyn.co.uk
Fri Feb 9 11:06:30 CST 2018

Hi Jerry

The supported controller is the 375-3357 which is a LSI22320SLE, used to be
quite expensive second hand as Sun versions, not sure now as that was some
time ago. The generic card may work just fine.

Peter Stokes
Ashlyn Computer Services
Mbl: 07977 532320

On 9 Feb 2018, at 17:01, Jerry Kemp <sun.mail.list47 at oryx.us> wrote:

> and it does.  Mr. Bill was gifted an early T1000, which shipped, I believe,
with a single 3.5" 1Tb SATA drive internally.
> But this isn't the point of my question.
> I have one expansion slot that, per the specs I look up, is PCI-E 1.0a.
> At this point I am looking to acquire some type of PCI-E SCSI adapter, and
in coordination with the ACARD SCSI->SATA adapters mentioned by Mike Spooner
yesterday, attach some additional storage (external) storage.
> Thank you,
> Jerry
> On 09/02/18 09:19, Michael-John Turner wrote:
>> On Thu, Feb 08, 2018 at 08:15:12PM +0000, Jerry Kemp wrote:
>>> FWIW, the host would be a Sun T1000 with a PCI-E 1.0a expansion bus,
specifically, the old one I purchased from Mr. Bill.  It is going to live in a
different enclosure with different/quieter/larger fans.
>> If I'm not mistaken a T1000 has an onboard SAS contoller - SATA will Just
Work(tm). Of course the standard chassis will only take 2.5" disks but I
believe a bracket is available for a 3.5" drive.
>> Cheers, MJ
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