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    SubjectRe: Who can backport the AHCI driver to older kernels
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    Rainer Koenig wrote:
    > New mainboard platfrom with latest chipset from a chipset vendor that
    > can't do the job that we are asking for. The chipset (especially the
    > SATA controller is supported in Kernel 2.6.24 and later.
    >
    > The target market for those boards is using old fashioned distributions
    > like CentOS, Debian, Fedora 8 openSUSE 10 and so on. So the gap is that
    > the latest driver from 2.6.24 is not yet in those distributions.

    Debian will offer the option to install a system using 2.6.24 with its
    next update for Etch (stable). That point release is expected within the
    next few weeks.

    Cheers,
    FJP


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