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Re: new to sgi linux

To: Dong Liu <dliu@npiww.com>
Subject: Re: new to sgi linux
From: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Date: Sat, 28 Mar 1998 05:52:01 +0100
Cc: linux@cthulhu.engr.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <199803272159.QAA18195@pluto.npiww.com>; from Dong Liu on Fri, Mar 27, 1998 at 04:59:26PM -0500
References: <199803272025.PAA16215@pluto.npiww.com> <19980327220550.50946@uni-koblenz.de> <199803272159.QAA18195@pluto.npiww.com>
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On Fri, Mar 27, 1998 at 04:59:26PM -0500, Dong Liu wrote:

>  > > Another thing it didn't get the right capacity of scsi disk.
>  > 
>  > Are you shure?  Some peopple got fooled by the 1024 vs. 1024 bytes per
>  > kb isue ...  Or are the numbers way off?
> 
> This what I got
> 
> sda: sector size 0 reported, assume 512
> SCSI device sda: hdwr sector= 512 bytes, Sectors=1 [0 MB][0.0 GB]
> 
> :=)

Hmmm...  I speculate we misstreat R4000MC / R4400MC CPUs :-(

>  > There is a command named ``hinv'' under IRIX.  Can you mail me the output?

> FPU: MIPS R4010 Floating Point Chip Revision: 0.0
> CPU: MIPS R4000 Processor Chip Revision: 3.0
> Secondary unified instruction/data cache size: 1 Mbyte

Sigh, was suspecting that.  Actually handling of these CPUs should be
fixed in current kernels ...

  Ralf

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