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Re: Hang after ahcisata
On Sat, 04 Jul 2009 07:19:52 -0400
Adam K Kirchhoff <adamk%voicenet.com@localhost> wrote:
> Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> > On Fri, 03 Jul 2009 20:56:22 -0400
> > Adam K Kirchhoff <adamk%voicenet.com@localhost> wrote:
> >> Using GENERIC on 5.0 (or -CURRENT as of today), my system hangs
> >> immediately after probing ahcisata. If I boot with the -c option
> >> and then disable ahcisata from userconf, the system boots up just
> >> fine (but doesn't see my SATA disks, obviously). I have seen
> >> similar reports, mostly from 2008, mostly with suggestions to
> >> update and try again as it was a known, fixed problem.
> > What kind of machine is it? I've had similar problems with a Dell
> > Dimension 8400. What I had to do was stick with a back-rev of one
> > of the ahci files, though I think that switching in the BIOS to ATA
> > emulation would work, too.
> This is a Dell Precision 490. I don't mind sticking with an older
> revision of the driver. If you could let me know what file and
> version you are using, it would be much appreciated.
I use ahcisata_core 1.17 on -current.
> Of course, I'd rather just see the bug fixed :-)
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb
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