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SubjectRe: [PATCH 02/15] ATA : vortex86 : fix vortex86dx/sx hardware CRC bug.
On Thu, 27 Oct 2011 13:55:21 -0500
Paul Schilling <paul.s.schilling@gmail.com> wrote:

> The Vortex86dx uses RDC IDE peripheral integrated into the SOC. The
> CRC design is
> broken in the Vortex86dx and sx. The original reference can be found
> in the Linux kernel itself.
>
> The Vortex86sx uses the RDC D1010.
> The Vortex86dx uses the RDC D1011.
> Both of which have broken CRC hardware which breaks DMA.

CRC hardware is only used for *UDMA* yet your change also disabled MWDMA.


> >>       static const struct ata_port_info info_rdc_11 = {
> >>               .flags = ATA_FLAG_SLAVE_POSS,
> >>               .pio_mask = ATA_PIO4,
> >> -             .mwdma_mask = ATA_MWDMA2,
> >> +             .mwdma_mask = 0,
> >> +             .udma_mask = 0,

Why ?
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