Re: 2.4.19 IDE Partition Check issue

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Sat Aug 03 2002 - 13:00:50 EST

On Sat, 2002-08-03 at 17:37, wrote:
> Hi,
> I attempted to upgrade from 2.4.18 to 2.4.19 today but one of machines repeatedly hangs at the "Partition check" on the IDE drives.
> The machine is a Compaq Proliant 800 Pentium III SMP box with a Highpoint 370 IDE controller. I attempted several reboots with the check continually failing. Rebooting back to 2.4.18 removed the problem.
> Searching the archive I note several other people have had this problem with 2.4.19-pre kernels but, as yet, there seems to be no resolution?
Can you try 2.4.19-ac1 once I upload it. That has slightly further
updated IDE code and it would useful to know if the same problem occurs

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