atapicam broken by ata_lowlevel.c rev.1.23

Dan Nelson dnelson at
Wed Nov 26 22:07:34 PST 2003

In the last episode (Nov 27), Bruce Evans said:
> [Resending due to no response after 2 weeks.]
> Rev.1.23 of ata-lowlevel.c broke atapicam on my BP6 system as shown
> by the enclosed boot -v messages (the system just hangs, apparently
> waiting for a disk interrupt that never arrives; there seems to be no
> timeout).

If it's any consolation: "me too" :)  Backing out 1.23 worked for me as
well.  The system that I saw the hang on isn't SMP.  I also
pre-emptively patched another SMP system before I had to drive in to
fix it if it hung. 

	Dan Nelson
	dnelson at

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