[coreboot] FILO bug disk not seen at ata-0 (Doesn't try to detect on ATA only SIL3114)

Ward Vandewege ward at gnu.org
Sun May 16 04:05:39 CEST 2010

Hi Rudolf,

Awesome! This fixes booting from SATA on the s2881 for me with Seabios.

Before, even with the sii3114 option rom, Seabios never showed the disk as a
boot option in the boot menu.

Now I don't even need that sii3114 option rom anymore.

If you add a Signed-off-By line, this is 

Acked-by: Ward Vandewege <ward at gnu.org>


On Sun, May 09, 2010 at 12:33:50AM +0200, Rudolf Marek wrote:
> The sil3114 chip has a class code set to something else then IDE by strap
> resistor. It took me long time to figure out that this chip is otherwise IDE
> compatible ;)
> Try attached patch for coreboot which reprograms it back to IDE mode ;)
> It should start to work - booting from FILO and from Seabios.
> Rudolf

Ward Vandewege <ward at gnu.org>

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