ATA over 127 GByte on FBSD 4.8 ?

Glenn Dawson glenn at
Tue Aug 2 17:36:11 GMT 2005

At 10:10 AM 8/2/2005, Mark Terribile wrote:

> > I didn't see your first email.  I went back and read it though, and the 
> > 963 south bridge isn't supported (recognized) at all in 4.x.
> >
> > Based on CVS logs, it looks like support for SIS 963 south bridge wasn't
> > available until 5.1 RELEASE.
>Thanks for your help.  I'm still, well, not confused exactly, but uncertain.
>The SiS 963 seems to work with everything else I'm putting through it,
>including the Adaptec SCSI controller (which has only 36G disks); should
>it somehow prevent exactly these transfers from working with the Promise
>Ultra 133 TX2?

If you use (additional) disk controllers that are supported, then they will 
work as expected.  The limitations imposed by not having support for the 
SIS 963 only affect the ability to use features provided by the SIS 963.


>     Mark Terribile
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