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SubjectRe: ide.2.4.1-p3.01112001.patch
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David Woodhouse writes:
> Please can we also stop HPT366 from attempting UDMA66 on the IBM DTLA
> drives, while we're at it? I don't care if it's done by blacklisting the
> DTLA drives, as was done by the patch I resent numerous times, or if it's
> done the other way round by putting known-compatible drives (include
> "FUJITSU MPE3136AT") into a whitelist. But it needs doing.

I've been wondering recently why there isn't an option to tell the kernel
"even if you've been configured to use dma by default, please don't on this
IDE interface". There is an option for tuning the interface up, but
nothing to tune down.

It strikes me that this might be a good thing to have. Comments?
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