AW: sata_promise KERNEL_BUG on 2.6.12

From: Martin Bene
Date: Mon Jun 20 2005 - 06:53:18 EST

Jeff Garzik wrote:
> Marcel Naziri wrote:
> > Could the driver "remap" it? It's confusing that the boot
> loader sees the
> > drives in another way than the kernel do.
> Unfortunately it largely depends on how the board maker
> decided to wire up the ports. If the Promise
> driver gets it right, I probably need to
> poke into BIOS somewhere...

Yes, I also saw that "reverse port numbering" effect on SATAII 150 TX4.

Bios + current Promise driver (for 2.4) agree on the port numbering,
matches the port# printed on the board.

Linux libsata driver uses reversed port numbering, otherwise works OK.

Bye, Martin
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