Re: 2.4.19 IDE Partition Check issue

Date: Sun Aug 04 2002 - 10:16:20 EST

Alan Cox wrote:
> On Sun, 2002-08-04 at 06:42, Alex Davis wrote:
> > What is UDMA44????
> There are several actual speed steppings other than UDMA 33/66. The
> 33/66 are the top end for the control/cable. The drive may actually
> choose a speed in between

I actually forced it to UDMA 44 as there were issues with the IBM drive
and the highpoint controller at one time (they may have been resolved
now but I have no need to increase to 66 - and wonder if in fact there
is any benefit in doing so, anyway).

Alan - I'm wondering if this issue is related to Maxtor drives? All the
reports I have seen of this problem have featured drives from this
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