Bug#280112: Certain IDE drivers need the help of ide-generic to recognize CD-ROMs
On Fri, Nov 12, 2004 at 04:41:25PM +0100, Raoul Borenius wrote:
> Hi Horms,
> I can reproduce the ide-generic-problem on two of our machines with
> 1.) Dual Pentium III-Server
> - server-works chipset "IDE interface: ServerWorks OSB4 IDE Controller"
> - kernel-image-2.6.8-1-686-smp 2.6.8-2 (newer one does not boot because
> of Bug#275302)
Bug#275302 should be resolved in kernel-source-2.6.8 2.6.8-8 /
> - SCSI-root-disk and one single IDE-DVDROM as hda.
> 2.) Pentium 4 Workstation
> - Intel chipset "Intel Corp. 82801EB/ER (ICH5/ICH5R) Ultra ATA 100
> Storage Controller (rev 02)"
> - kernel-image-2.6.8-1-686-smp 2.6.8-4
> - root-disk: SATA and one single IDE-DVDRAM as hda.
> 'piix.ko' seems to have the same problem as 'serverworks.ko'.
> Both machines are no production machines at the moment and I'd be happy
> to help with testing.
There was a fix to the piix driver that should have resolved this in
kernel-source-2.6.8 2.6.8-8 / kernel-image-2.6.8-1-* 2.6.8-5.
Are you able to test that? It _should_ work on both the systems above.
Reports to the contrary are welcome.