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    SubjectRE: [patch 2.6.22-rc6] ATA: add a PCI ID for Intel Santa Rosa PATA controller
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    >-----Original Message-----
    >From: chunkeey@web.de [mailto:chunkeey@web.de]
    >Sent: Thursday, July 05, 2007 1:30 PM
    >To: Thorsten Leemhuis
    >Cc: Thorsten Leemhuis; Chuck Ebbert; Jeff Garzik; IDE/ATA
    >development list; Gaston, Jason D; Alan Cox;
    >linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org; chunkeey@web.de
    >Subject: Re: [patch 2.6.22-rc6] ATA: add a PCI ID for Intel
    >Santa Rosa PATA controller
    >
    >On Wednesday, 4. July 2007, Thorsten Leemhuis wrote:
    >>
    >> Maybe Alan or someone from Intel can answer that and thus
    >tell us how to
    >> move forward; it would be really nice to get the patch that
    >started this
    >> thread (it got posted by Chuck again today) could go into
    >2.6.22, but I
    >> assume the time runs away...
    >>
    >Jeff is on holiday and Intel doesn't respond at all...
    >
    >So, if someone has a ICH5 or ICH7/7-R with a ATA133 captable
    >HDD... could
    >you please try the following patch? (Of course, I don't know
    >if it works,...
    >It may cause data loss, serve corruption, or damage your
    >controller/hdd/pc,
    >so make backups and keep a first-aid kit handy!)
    >
    >> > On the other hand, we can leave it, because of a
    >"off-by-one error" in ata_piix.c,
    >> > do_pata_set_dmamode, line ~770:
    >> > [...]
    >>
    >
    >Thanks,
    > Chr.
    >
    >

    I quickly tried this patch on an ICH7-R system with an ATA133 Maxtor HD
    and it did not seem to do anything bad. I see no difference in function
    or performance with the patch.

    Jason
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