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    SubjectRe: SATA 3112 errors on 2.6.7
    R. J. Wysocki wrote:
    > On Saturday 19 of June 2004 01:06, Ricky Beam wrote:
    >
    >>On Sat, 19 Jun 2004, R. J. Wysocki wrote:
    >>
    >>>Are your drives out of Seagate, maybe? If not, what make are they?
    >>
    >>(As I said in a previous email...) 4 x Seagate ST3160023AS's RAID0'd
    >>together in a BIOS "raid" mode compatable manner.
    >
    >
    > Sorry, I should have noticed.
    >
    > Anyway, it looks like a pattern is forming which smells bad to me.
    >
    > Apparently, we have:
    > 1) A serious error condition that occurs on Seagate SATA drives connected to
    > Silicon Image controllers.
    > 2) As of today we can say that it only occurs on Seagate drives (Ricky, do I
    > remember correctly that you see faulty behavior of such drives with a 3ware
    > RAID?).
    > 3) The error is reported by the kernel like that:


    I wonder if it helps to add the Seagate drive to the sata_sil blacklist?

    /* TODO firmware versions should be added - eric */
    struct sil_drivelist {
    const char * product;
    unsigned int quirk;
    } sil_blacklist [] = {
    { "ST320012AS", SIL_QUIRK_MOD15WRITE },
    { "ST330013AS", SIL_QUIRK_MOD15WRITE },
    { "ST340017AS", SIL_QUIRK_MOD15WRITE },
    { "ST360015AS", SIL_QUIRK_MOD15WRITE },
    { "ST380023AS", SIL_QUIRK_MOD15WRITE },
    { "ST3120023AS", SIL_QUIRK_MOD15WRITE },
    [...]

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