Re: ata-lowlevel.c ate my slave disc

From: Peter Wemm <>
Date: Wed, 24 Sep 2003 15:57:03 -0700
> Hi, I want to report a regression in ATAng. It's exactly same problem
> that Richard Nyberg reported on current_at_ 9 days ago.
> After updating to today -current, my system no longer see primary slave
> hard drive. It's one year old Seagate 80 GB hard drive.

FWIW, I have the same problem on my amd64 boxes at home.  It will not see
the drive if its in slave mode.  It too happens to be a seagate.

> If I revert a 1.10 revision of ata-lowlevel.c (#ifdef 0 a section of
> probing code), the disc is back and works absolutely fine.

I'll try the same later on.

Peter Wemm -;;
"All of this is for nothing if we don't go to the stars" - JMS/B5
Received on Wed Sep 24 2003 - 13:57:04 UTC

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