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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] Add IDE mode support for SB600 SATA
    > is this really the right thing? You're overriding a user chosen
    > configuration here.... while that might be justifiable.. it's probably a
    > good idea to at least provide a safety-valve for this one. The user
    > might have made that selection very deliberately.

    Its what we do for other similar cases and I think its the right thing to
    do in this situation. One reason for this is that with multi-boot boxes
    you have to set the BIOS option to the dumbest one unless the smart OS's
    reconfigure the device.

    Alan
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