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Re: VT6410 IDE and WDC_NO_IDS

On Tue, 3 Jan 2012 13:12:36 +0100
Manuel Bouyer <> wrote:

> > Now I would like to turn this option into a device property, so it
> > can be enabled on demand.
> > [...]
> I'm not sure a device property would work, unless you can force it
> with a config option: I found the JMH330 connected to a CS5536 in
> the fuloong, but you can connect a JMH330 to any PATA controller
> (and there's no way to detect this at run time).

Ok, I understand. I won't change that.

I decided to take a different workaround for the VT6410 on sandpoint.
Establishing an edge-triggered PCI interrupt seems to solve the problem
for me.

If anybody can test a VT6410 on a different platform, I would be
interested in the results.

Frank Wille

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