Subject: Re: Seagate ATAPI [was VIA VT82C686A IDE problems on a Gigabyte GA-6VX7-4X ]
To: Lloyd Parkes <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 02/09/2002 17:37:18
On Sat, Feb 09, 2002 at 04:43:46PM +1300, Lloyd Parkes wrote:
> I have managed to test my tape drive with a Promise PCI card and the problem 
> doesn't go away, so I'm not so suspicious of the VIA chipset anymore. I 
> haven't managed to test the Zip drive yet.

Promise PCI card doesn't support ATAPI devices properly (or at last I never
managed to get mine properly talk to my CD and ZIP).

Manuel Bouyer <>