On Fri, Oct 24, 2003 at 05:34:16AM +0900, ts1 wrote:
On Fri, Oct 24, 2003 at 05:13:23AM +0900, SONE Takeshi
I just found my old WD Caviar drive. It was in an
It's 1.2GB, WDC AC31200F.
And the problem Steve reported is reproduced here.
I'll see if I can fix this.
The old IDE driver (in LinuxBIOS) does a lot of commands to initialize
the drive, while the current driver (in FILO at least) just does
Added all of these, but it doesn't work yet..
Also added ERR bit checking after PIO commands.
None of the above causes ERR, but the first READ_SECTORS command does.
(error register = 0x4, ABORT error)
I noticed this Caviar drive works just fine under Linux
(both 2.4 and 2.6-test), regardless of whether FILO touched it or not.