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Ultra Wide SCSI devices over ID 7

Contributed by: MrE
This tip is valid for: Both BeOS and Haiku

If you’re using an Ultra Wide SCSI adapter and have a drive or another device with an ID above 7, BeOS R4 won’t see it. Set the unit (NOT the SCSI controller) to something below 7 and it’ll work fine.

This works with the Diamond FirePort 40, at the very least.

If SCAM is enabled and tells you the ID is set to something below 7 it still won’t work and must be hardware set.

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