Subject: Re: IDE / ATAPI attachment without soft reset
To: John Nemeth <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/03/2000 15:05:49
On Mon, Jan 03, 2000 at 04:50:30AM -0800, John Nemeth wrote:
>      As has been pointed out in the past, ESDI drives do answer to
> IDENTIFY, and they do so in an intelligent manner.

Yes, I would put ESDI in the ATA side rather than wdc.
For drives which answer IDENTIFY, we know the features set.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.