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    SubjectRe: libata update posted (was Re: VIA Serial ATA chipset)
    Samuel Flory wrote:
    > Jeff Garzik wrote:
    >> Changes:
    >> * continue work towards fully async taskfile API: you call
    >> submit_tf(), and later on, your callback is called when the taskfile
    >> completes or times out. async taskfile API is required for ATAPI and
    >> supporting more advanced host controllers like Promise or AHCI (SATA2).
    >> * some cleanups

    > I'm guessing there is no support for Promise yet?

    Not yet. Once I finish the item mentioned above, "async taskfile API",
    Promise support will appear quite rapidly.

    > PS- The driver works great on the silcon image chipset. (Once I
    > realized that my Seagate drive needed newer firmware.)

    Um... libata doesn't support Silicon Image yet?


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