SATA is to slow comparing with linux

Erik Trulsson ertr1013 at
Wed Sep 30 19:53:40 UTC 2009

On Wed, Sep 30, 2009 at 08:05:32PM +0200, Oliver Lehmann wrote:
> Andriy Gapon wrote:
> > What mode do you have set for your controllers in BIOS?
> > AHCI or IDE/Legacy/etc?
> Yeah I read about this too but my BIOS offers only "RAID" and "SATA" -
> tried both so I think AHCI is just not supported on my K8T800Pro chipset
> for the SATA controller.

No, AHCI isn't supported there.  The VIA K8T800Pro chipset was one of the
earlier chipsets with built-in support for SATA, and back then AHCI had not
been defined yet.  There are many other SATA controllers which also do not
support AHCI.

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Erik Trulsson
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