ata(4) support for IXP600 and IXP700

Andrey V. Elsukov bu7cher at yandex.ru
Fri Nov 16 00:01:34 PST 2007


Martin Matuska wrote:
> I have several systems with mainboards that use IXP600 and IXP700 SATA
> controllers.
> These arebut not supported by ata(4) yet, I am successfully using the
> proposed patch at
> 
> kern/116125
> ( http://www.freebsd.org/cgi/query-pr.cgi?pr=116125 ).
> 
> The patch works very well on 6-STABLE, 7-STABLE and 8-CURRENT, me and
> several other people are using it for two months now.
> If I can help with more testing to introduce this patch to the tree,
> just tell me what to do.

Hi, Martin.

Several days ago Xin Li looked for testers in the thread with
subject "ATI SB600/700/800 tester wanted".
His patch is similar, but i don't know why Xin removed a single PATA
channel restriction. Seems that these controllers don't have a second
channel.

-- 
WBR, Andrey V. Elsukov


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