[openfirmware] Using Open Firmware as a boot manager

Mitch Bradley wmb at laptop.org
Fri Mar 18 23:46:24 CET 2011

On 3/18/2011 12:27 PM, Mitch Bradley wrote:

>> Let me guess: I can't see the SCSI devices because the 2940 ROM doesn't
>> contain fcode :-)
> Correct. You would need to add a driver for your SCSI chip/card in the
> OFW build.

FYI, I have (old) FCode drivers for Adaptec 7897, 7890, and 7860.  I 
don't have a driver for 2940.  Adaptec's Linux driver supports at least 
7860 and 2940, but I haven't studied it to see if there is much 
commonality between them.

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