external ESATA drives in a R610
tim at seoss.co.uk
Mon Aug 23 05:46:37 CDT 2010
On 19/08/10 22:50, Bond Masuda wrote:
> ave you actually tested hot plugging a eSATA drive from a controller based
> on a Silicon Image chip that also has a PCI-E to PCI-X bridge?
> i have one
> such card, which works as long as I don't hot plug. if I do hot plug, I get
> a machine check and instant shutdown/restart...
Not seen anything like that myself, sounds like that might be an
electrical issue, or a design fault on that card maybe? If you still
have access to that setup - maybe try connecting ground on the drive
chassis, and the PE first... Were you able to decode the machine-check?
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