Subject: Re: Plextor CD Writer W121032A _sometimes_ recognized on boot
To: Bruce Martin <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/20/2000 10:28:28
On Mon, Nov 20, 2000 at 11:18:31AM +0200, Bruce Martin wrote:
> Hi Manuel
> The behaviour does not change whether I boot with a blank CD, written CD, or
> no CD. Which file would be the problem here: cd.c or pciide.c?

Likely wdc.c. You can set wdcprobe_mask and wdcprobe_atapi_mask to 0x10
and compare boot messages.

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.