Michael Driscoll (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Sat, 31 Aug 1996 14:51:03 -0700
>ftape error with pre-2.0.16:
> $ tar tf /dev/ftape
> $ tar: can't open /dev/ftape : No such device
> kernel:  fdc-io.c (fdc_interrupt_wait) - error: nested call.
> kernel:  fdc-io.c (fdc_reset) - missing interrupt after reset.
> kernel:  ftape-ctl.c (ftape_activate_drive) - no tape drive found !.
> kernel:  fdc-io.c (fdc_result) - fdc not ready.
> kernel:  fdc-isr.c (fdc_isr)
> - probably fatal error during FDC Result Phase.
> kernel:  fdc-isr.c (fdc_isr) - drive may hang until (power) reset :-(.
> kernel:  kernel-interface.c (ftape_open) - _ftape_open failed.
>Floppy works ok.
>Tape is Iomega Ditto 3200 drive with Dash controller. No problems writing and
>reading with 2.0.14.
Same thing here. Module seems to load fine, no errors, but when /dev/ft
or /dev/nft are accessed, I get a no such device error, and the logs show
things similar to the above.
I have a ditto 420, no dash controller.