[lkml]   [2002]   [Jul]   [11]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: ISAPNP SB16 card with IDE interface
On Mon, 8 Jul 2002 wrote:

> Are you sure that the CD-ROM drive is jumpered correctly, because
> Windows may well not complain if it is set to 'slave', but alone on the
> bus.

I've heard this before, are there really recent kernel versions and ATA
controllers which care? I have a file server running that way now, when I
pulled the IDE disk and added SCSI nothing broke, so it seems to not
always fail.

> Also, maybe I'm just being stupid, but why is it being recognised as
> ide3? The numbering starts at 0, so if this is your third interface, it
> should be ide2. Could you post a less-trimmed copy of your dmesg output
> to the list, (or just to me, if it'll annoy the list people).

Good question, unless the controller is hard jumpered that way and it uses
the io address as a name. I'd like to see /proc/ide first, though.

bill davidsen <>
CTO, TMR Associates, Inc
Doing interesting things with little computers since 1979.

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 13:22    [W:0.068 / U:0.232 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site