Re: Linux 2.4.20-pre2-ac6

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Wed Aug 21 2002 - 18:53:14 EST

On Thu, 2002-08-22 at 00:44, Erik Andersen wrote:
> On Wed Aug 21, 2002 at 04:25:39PM -0400, Alan Cox wrote:
> > IDE status
> > Chasing two reports of strange ide-scsi crashes
> > Still some Promise glitches - need to review merge carefully
> Its doesn't understand that I indeed am using 80 pin cables for
> the drives connected to my Promise 20267 controller. Also, it would
> be nice to clean up the formatting on the "80-pin cable" message to
> keep it from wrapping.

There is a detection logic error somewhere in the promise driver. Its on
the list to look at if Andre doesnt find it or solve it when he splits
the promise into two drivers (old and new style). If 2.4.20pre2-ac2
worked then it won't be too hard to chase out.

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