[ANNOUNCEMENT] Wiki for discussing P35/IHC9(R)/SATA issues set up

Aryeh M. Friedman aryeh.friedman at gmail.com
Tue Nov 6 02:07:08 PST 2007

> 1) Have you verified that the SATA150-limiting jumper on your Seagate
>    drive has been removed?  SATA300 drives from Seagate come from the
>    factory with that jumper connected, limiting the drive to SATA150.

Yes it does have a jumper but removing it doesn't change what the driver

> 2) Do you happen to be using a PATA-to-SATA adapter on the DVD drive?
> 3) If No to #2, are you sure that the ICH9 does SATA300 with ATAPI
>    devices?  Does the mainboard BIOS even support it for ATAPI?

It is an OEM drive so no way of knowing what it's real specs are but the
packaging/manual says SATA300... I can not find any references in the
manual or the intel specs that say anything about max atapi speed.

Aryeh M. Friedman
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