Subject: Re: ALI SATA driver?
To: Feico Dillema <>
From: Juan RP <>
List: current-users
Date: 02/13/2007 21:23:13
On Martes, 13 de Febrero de 2007, Feico Dillema wrote:
> A friend of mine is wondering whether he should buy himself a new SATA
> controller. The one he has seems unsupported till now in NetBSD:
>  Acer Labs product 0x5281 (miscellaneous mass storage, interface 0x85,
>  revision 0xa4) at pci1 dev 1 function 0 not configured
>  Acer Labs product 0x5228 (miscellaneous mass storage, interface 0x85,
>  revision 0xc6) at pci1 dev 1 function 1 not configured
> We're just wondering whether somebody is working on a driver for this
> one (it seems to be supported by OpenBSD; maybe somebody is already
> porting it). If so, we may wait a little for it to arrive instead of
> going for another shopping round.

It should be supported by the ahcisata(4) driver (available in >= netbsd-4).

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