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From: Robert Hancock <hancockr@shaw.ca>
To: Mikael Pettersson <mikpe@it.uu.se>
Cc: akpm@osdl.org, alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk, jgarzik@pobox.com,
	linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: [PATCH] libata: PIIX3 support
Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2007 19:27:20 -0600	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <45A986F8.3000300@shaw.ca> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <fa.wgyMaLVtkeBqyNAZjGg9fEi3shs@ifi.uio.no>

Mikael Pettersson wrote:
> On Wed, 10 Jan 2007 17:13:38 +0000, Alan <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk> wrote:
>> This I believe completes the PIIX range of support for libata
>>
>> This adds the table entries needed for the PIIX3, both a new PCI
>> identifier and a new mode list. It also fixes an erroneous access to PCI
>> configuration 0x48 on non UDMA capable chips.
> 
> Works fine here on a 430HX box (ASUS T2P4).
> I'm appending kernel messages for boots with the IDE driver and
> with the updated libata driver, in case you want to compare them.
> 
> I did notice that ata_piix identified the disk as
> "QUANTUM FIREBALL A5U." when IDE correctly identified it as
> "QUANTUM FIREBALL CR8.4A".

I believe libata truncates the ATA device ID string to fit the max 
allowable for SCSI. The A5U. part is presumably the drive's firmware 
revision.

-- 
Robert Hancock      Saskatoon, SK, Canada
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       reply	other threads:[~2007-01-14  1:27 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 6+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
     [not found] <fa.wgyMaLVtkeBqyNAZjGg9fEi3shs@ifi.uio.no>
2007-01-14  1:27 ` Robert Hancock [this message]
2007-01-12  1:08 Mikael Pettersson
2007-01-12  1:26 ` Alan
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2007-01-10 17:13 Alan
2007-01-10 17:27 ` Jeff Garzik
2007-01-20  0:14 ` Jeff Garzik

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