Request for testing: ata(4) MFC

Marius Strobl marius at
Sun Oct 5 11:22:52 UTC 2008

On Sat, Oct 04, 2008 at 07:38:09PM +0400, Andrey V. Elsukov wrote:
> Hi, All.
> I prepared patch to make MFC of ata(4) driver into RELENG_7 
> before 7.1-RELEASE. Depending on results of the testing patch
> will be commited or not (if some regressions will be detected).
> So if you want or just can test it, please try and report here.

One regression of the post-PM code is that support for some
Promise controllers is broken in that probing drives causes
a hang. In my case it's a FasTrak S150 TX4 with a PDC20319
but there are also other variants affected, see f.e.:


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