Re: Bug#280126: marked as done (ICH6 Sata controller not recognized)
Hmmmm, I don't think this closing is appropriate :
The subject of bug #280126 is "installation-reports: success (Dell
Optiplex GX280 + kernel-2.4.27 + IDE)"
In this bug report I stated that:
- the installation was without pb with kernel 2.4.27 + PATA mode.
- the installation didn't work with 2.4.27 + SATA mode.
In #278203 Sven Luther wrote:
"Notice that this is for 2.6.8 kernels, the ata_piix driver is obviously
not supported in 2.4.27. The :
#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_INTEL_ESB_31 0x25b0
Is in the pci_ids, but no driver claims it, so it will not be supported
at all on 2.4 kernels, but there should be no conflict at all."
I don't really see why a discover-data upload would solved the latter?
Now, as this installation was fine in PATA mode, this bug could just be