Re: 2.5.63/64 do not boot: loop in scsi_error

Patrick Mansfield (
Wed, 5 Mar 2003 17:13:47 -0800

Andries -

On Thu, Mar 06, 2003 at 02:01:38AM +0100, wrote:
> See that 2.5.64 came out - good. Time to send the next dev_t patch.
> Unfortunately 2.5.63 and 2.5.64 do not boot.

Did you try the patch to scsi_error.c Mike A. recently posted?

> [I can make 2.5.64 boot if I make sure no errors ever occur.
> That means that I must disable get_evpd_page, get_serialnumber,
> get_cachetype that my old stuff doesnt know about.
> If I do that all is well.]

That sucks - even if error handling recovers from them.

-- Patrick Mansfield
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