Subject: Re: Is SIIG UltraATA 133 PCI controller supported?
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <email@example.com>
Date: 09/12/2002 02:44:54
In message <20020911211807.GA1025@antioche.eu.org>, Manuel Bouyer writes:
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>On Mon, Sep 09, 2002 at 09:58:25PM -0400, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
>> I finally got around to trying it.
>> The chip on the card is by ACHIP. A 1.6b2 boot cd -- what I happened
>> to have lying around -- says
>> Vendor 0x1191 product 0x0009 (SCSI mass storage rev 02)
>> at pci2 dev 11 function 0 (not configured)
>> It's not really SCSI, it's just lying to the BIOS.
>> And I have no objection to running -current on the machine this
>> card is destined for.
>Well, I didn't find much about it. Linux 2.4.19 says it's a
>ARTOP ATP865R but doesn't support it as far as I can tell (only 850, 860 and
>860R). FreeBSD doesn't know it.
>It's in the patches to the linux 2.4.20 kernels though. I've made a patch
>to pciide.c based on this infos, it looks quite simple. Can you try it ?
>You'll need the last pcidevs* (pcidevs 1.468 and the associated .h).
Thanks. It will be a few days before I can try that, unless I happen
to figure out how to build install floppies...
Btw -- SIIG distributes a Linux driver for the 865 at
And again, thanks!
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.research.att.com/~smb (me)
http://www.wilyhacker.com ("Firewalls" book)