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

Rudolf Marek r.marek at assembler.cz
Sun May 16 09:41:47 CEST 2010


Good to hear, I will fix the compilation hack it and do some Kconfig option for 
  that. Do we know what other MB have this controller?


Dne 16.5.2010 04:05, Ward Vandewege napsal(a):
> 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>
> Thanks!
> Ward.
> 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

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