Third IDE hard disk
sos at DeepCore.dk
Sat May 15 09:09:49 PDT 2004
> Søren Schmidt wrote:
>>>Steven Hartland wrote:
>>>>Find out what the controller is it might not be supported or may
>>>>need compiling into a custom kernel.
>>>It is a fairly standard onboard Promise 20376 controller. Perhaps I
>>>need to recompile the kernel? Something like:
>>>"device ata2 at isa? port IO_WD3 irq 16"
>>You need freebsd-5.x for that to work, the promise pdc203xx chips are
>>not supported by the ATA driver in -stable (and probably wont be)...
> But the PDC 20378 (actually) is not running in SATA mode, but standard ATA 133. Is there no way then I can use it in 'compatibility' mode, or something? Sigh.
The mode doesn't matter the core of the chip logic does.
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