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From: "Paul Rolland" <>
To: "'Robert Hancock'" <>
Cc: "'Linux Kernel Mailing List'" <>
Subject: RE: AHCI - remove probing of ata2
Date: Sat, 10 Feb 2007 18:32:02 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <00ba01c74d39$604fddf0$2101a8c0@donald> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>


> There is something connected, I believe what's actually there on this 
> board on that port is the SiI4723 chip which is connected to 
> two other 
> SATA ports. For whatever reason it gets detected as a drive, 
> and it also 
> seems to be not responding until we do a few resets..

That's correct, there is this controller, used by Asus for their EZ-Backup
feature. But I'm not using it, there is no disk connected on the associated
ports, and it's disabled in the BIOS.

> My advice on recent kernels is just set CONFIG_IDE=n and enable 
> PATA_JMICRON if you want JMicron support, unless you really 
> want to use the crusty old IDE layer..

No real preferences... except for a working machine, which is not what
I have for now...

I've been trying this, but I ended with the ICH7 not detecting anymore
my IDE disks... 
Should try again, maybe I missed something.


  reply	other threads:[~2007-02-10 17:33 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 17+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <fa.R5BFxVmVJj5OnAPGQI7410dt/>
2007-02-10 17:20 ` Robert Hancock
2007-02-10 17:32   ` Paul Rolland [this message]
2007-02-10 18:39     ` Paul Rolland
2007-02-10 19:06       ` Alan
2007-02-10 20:01         ` Paul Rolland
2007-02-10 20:36           ` Alan
2007-02-10 21:59             ` Paul Rolland
2007-02-11 10:17               ` Paul Rolland
2007-02-12  0:53                 ` Tejun Heo
2007-02-12 11:19                   ` Paul Rolland
2007-02-13  7:33                     ` Paul Rolland
2007-02-13 20:20                       ` Tejun Heo
2007-02-14  0:56 Greg Trounson
2007-02-14 17:47 ` Bill Davidsen
2007-02-14 21:43   ` Greg Trounson
2007-04-01 14:19 ` Håkan Lindqvist
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2007-02-10 14:24 Paul Rolland

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