Subject: Re: Promise Ultra/100 support
To: Xavier HUMBERT <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/29/2001 16:10:58
On Tue, May 29, 2001 at 01:42:12AM +0200, Xavier HUMBERT wrote:
> In message <>,
> Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> >Hi,
> >thanks to Chuck Silvers I now have a Promise Ultra/100. I've been able
> >to fix the "bogus intr" messages which appears under certain
> >conditions (appears to be a chip bug), and get it running at full
> >speed (with help from the linux and freebsd drivers, and default BIOS
> >values). It's now as fast as my HPT370 :)
> Well, I guess the support is not in 1.5, but only in -current ?

It should have been pulled up to the 1.5 branch

> Actually, it is not recognisez by the stock Install floppies :
> > vendor 0x105a product 04d68 (miscellaneous mass stotage, interface 0x85,
> > revision 0x01) at pci0 dev 4 function 0 not configured.

I don't know what this is, but it doesn't look like a Promise Ultra/100.
Product ID for the Ultra/100 is either 0x4d30 or 0x0d30, as far as I know
Maybe they started shipping boards based on a new chip ?

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.