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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Submitting PROMISE IDE Controllers Driver Patch
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> >     That's because the linux-kernel misunderstand the raid controller
> > to IDE controller. If do so, The raid driver will be unstable when
> > be loaded.
> > So we must to prevent the raio controller to be as IDE controller
> > here.
>
> The ataraid driver in the standard kernel requires the IDE drive is seen
> by the ide layer otherwise ataraid cannot bind it into a raid module

First, the IDE driver doesn't check the controller's class code is raid
controller (0x0104) or other controller(0x0180). So If our raid controller
(FastTrak series) be seen by IDE driver. It will snatch the same IRQ.
It will cause our trouble.
It's pity that the linux kernel could agree this point also.

Begards
Hank Yang

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