Subject: Re: SATA DVD support?
To: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
From: Berndt Josef Wulf <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/28/2007 10:48:41
On Friday 16 November 2007 09:02:54 Joerg Sonnenberger wrote:
> On Fri, Nov 16, 2007 at 08:35:47AM +1030, Berndt Josef Wulf wrote:
> > Are SATA DVD and CDROM devices supported on NetBSD-current? I've a LG
> > SATA dual layer DVD drive that isn't detected.
> What's your controller? AHCI got some ATAPI support a few days ago.
> Joerg


sorry for late reply, but I was away from home. Here is what the kernel had to 

jmide0 at pci2 dev 0 function 0: JMicron Technology JMB361 SATA/PATA 
jmide0: 1 PATA port, 1 SATA port
jmide0: interrupting at ioapic0 pin 16 (irq 10)
ahcisata0 at jmide0
ahcisata0: AHCI revision 1.0, 2 ports, 32 command slots, features 0xc722e000
atabus0 at ahcisata0 channel 0
atabus1 at ahcisata0 channel 1

I don't have a SATA harddisk, so I can not verify if the controller works at 

I tried building a new release with current system sources, but it currently 
fails during compilation of XEN kernels. I'm currently running NetBSD-i386 
v4.99.34 as of 5th of November.

cheerio Berndt