[lkml]   [2001]   [Aug]   [18]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: BUGFIX: UDMA-SiS5513 chipset support
Frank Neuber wrote:
> recently I did an upgrade of my old computer (ASUS SP97-V) to
> the kernel-2.4.7.
> Problem:
> My system was crashing even when I load the module ide-disk.o
> Solution:
> Because of the broken hardware (some UDMA problems with an non
> UDMA-Cabel to the drive) the linux kernel hangs during ide_dma_check.
> Even if UDMA is disabeld in the bios, the kernel detect this drive as
> an udma drive. And this is wrong!!
> My solution was simply to comment out the ide_dma_check in ide.c.
> You can find this patch as attachment.

Same mobo here, with -ac kernel. I've never had any problems with any kernel
version (IBM/Maxtor/Seagate HDDs). So I'd suggest faulty HDD, not the
controller nor driver.

- Jussi Laako

PGP key fingerprint: 161D 6FED 6A92 39E2 EB5B 39DD A4DE 63EB C216 1E4B
Available at PGP keyservers
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 12:57    [W:0.160 / U:0.056 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site