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    SubjectRe: HPT372 on KR7A-RAID
    On Thu, 21 Feb 2002 13:22:37 +0000 (GMT), Alan Cox
    <> wrote:
    > > I don't know if this has been fixed in 2.4.17/18, if it has...sorry!
    > > :-)
    > Its fixed in 2.4.18-ac at least, and I think in 2.4.18-rc2. Give that a
    > go and check its ok

    Hi Alan,

    It's not fixed in 2.4.18 (released version).

    At least, the array of HPT chipsets doesn't have the 372 entry. Does it
    fix it neatly (if the index of the revision is above the array label it as

    It doesn't seem to as line 225 in drivers/ide/hpt366.c seems to just use
    class_rev as an index in to the chipset_names array (which will bomb out
    it it tries to access class_rev=5).

    Any chance of getting the earlier patch submitted to the mainstream Kernel
    by someone who Linus will listen to ;-) (P.S. Linus, if you're listening
    sorry for the aspersion that you ignore patches from people, it's just
    that I am a lowly Kernel newbie who you won't know/trust (YET!)).


    Andy Jeffries
    Linux/PHP Programmer

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