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On Mon, Dec 07, 2009 at 10:16:25AM +0100, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> LBA48 uses the same LBA registers as LBA24, you write to
> the registers twice to give transfers LBA and size. Some controllers
> designed before LBA48 may have unpredictable behavior with such
> write sequence.
I can understand this to be a problem for SATA, but with PATA the
'controller' and the registers are part of the drive electronics.
Am I wrong?
Michael van Elst
"A potential Snark may lurk in every tree."
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