Re: linux-2.1.110, soundblaster module, & scsi problems (long)

Stephen C. Tweedie (
Mon, 27 Jul 1998 21:17:43 +0100


On Fri, 24 Jul 1998 01:34:09 -0500, Terry L Ridder <>

> Hello;
> This is a rather long report on Linux-2.1.110.

> This is written in outline format so that it is easier to read.

> I. Hardware
> ii. Four Seagate ST11200N 1.0GB - SCSI Channel 1

> II. Hard Drives Configuration
> a. Four Seagates are configured as RAID linear on /dev/md0

> b. MD linear /dev/md0
> i. Consistent filesystem corruption when copying large files
> from one of the Quantum drives to /mnt1 (/dev/md0).

OK, this does appear reproducible so we may be able to get somewhere.
By far the most important thing is to identify whether or not this is an
SMP issue. Could you compile for UP operation (comment out the SMP=1 in
linux/Makefile and rebuild) and see whether the problems persist? If
not, then is the next port of call.


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