Re: ide20000805 partition table detection error w/ Via 82C586

From: Dan Hopper (
Date: Fri Aug 25 2000 - 23:36:45 EST

In another dimension, Andries Brouwer <> remarked:
> Yes, so all is fine except that this IDE patch mistreats the
> partition table derived geometry.
> Look at the file drivers/ide/ide-geometry.c as found e.g.
> in 2.4.0test7. Take the routine ontrack() from there and
> replace the routine ontrack() in Andre's patch by it.
> I suspect that all will be well.

You've got it nailed. That seems to fix things up great. Thanks
for the help!

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