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    SubjectRe: Playing with SATA NCQ
    Mark Lord wrote:
    > Erik Slagter wrote:>
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    >> Still I'd like to run in ACHI mode ;-)
    >
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    > Me too! But from reading the ICH6 Intel docs,
    > it seems that AHCI mode is only for true SATA drives.

    Correct. AHCI mode absolutely requires SATA, because it only supports
    the native SATA "FIS" packets.

    As much as I would like, one cannot use AHCI to talk to any PATA device[1].

    Jeff



    [1] unless it's PATA bridged over SATA, the exception case that turns
    any PATA device into a SATA device.
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