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Date:      Fri, 04 Dec 2015 02:47:22 -0800 (PST)
From:      Anton Shterenlikht <mexas@bris.ac.uk>
To:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   help number disks via /boot/device.hints
Message-ID:  <201512041047.tB4AlLEq091375@mech-as222.men.bris.ac.uk>

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I've a problem - when the fibre disks are connected
at boot, the boot disk is not given da0 and I cannot boot.
So what I do now is disconnect the fiber disk until boot
is completed, and connect is manually afterwards.

Then I get:

da0 at mpt0 bus 0 scbus3 target 2 lun 0
da0: <IBM-ESXS MAY2073RC T107> Fixed Direct Access SPC-3 SCSI device
da0: Serial Number B399P790FBEG
da0: 300.000MB/s transfers
da0: Command Queueing enabled
da0: 70006MB (143374000 512 byte sectors: 255H 63S/T 8924C)

da1 at isp0 bus 0 scbus2 target 0 lun 5
da1: <COMPAQ MSA1000 VOLUME 4.32> Fixed Direct Access SPC-2 SCSI device
da1: Serial Number P56350GX3RX04Z
da1: 200.000MB/s transfers WWNN 0x500805f3000ec220 WWPN 0x500805f3000ec221 PortID 0x10000
da1: Command Queueing enabled
da1: 140011MB (286744185 512 byte sectors: 255H 63S/T 17849C)

How can I set in /boot/device.hints that the MSA1000
disk is da1 and IBM is the boot disk da0?

Thanks

Anton



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