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SubjectRe: Limit of 6 IDE interfaces?
On Mon, 19 Apr 1999, Martin Mares wrote:

> This message doesn't say anything about PCI compliance of the device.
> It speaks about compatibility with the PCI-IDE standard.

Ok, that makes sense. It was what prompted my original statement that the
only thing I could possibly think of would be potential problems with
some motherboards but a look at the driver source shows no easy way to get
it above 6 interfaces so the problem is moot anyway. Simply changing
MAX_HWINT in asm/ide.c will not help because drivers/block/ide.c looks to
me like it stops looking for additional interfaces after the sixth one.




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