Re: 2.4.19 IDE Partition Check issue

From: Daniela Engert (
Date: Sun Aug 04 2002 - 12:33:55 EST

On 04 Aug 2002 19:23:14 +0100, Alan Cox wrote:

>On Sun, 2002-08-04 at 16:58, Daniela Engert wrote:
>> ALi IDE controllers up to revision C4h don't support LBA48 in DMA mode,
>> later revisions can do both PIO and DMA with LBA48 addressing. Check
>> out ALi's Windows drivers to see how the manufacturer itself worked
>> around this problem (it's kinda obvious).
>Ok I've disabled LBA48 for revisions < 0xC4 lets see if that helps

Better make that <= 0xC4.


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