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Re: kernel 2.6.0-test4 and ASUS P4P800



> |> In all of the 2.6.0 series (not just -ac), you can enable SATA with
> |> your 865/875 chipset by selecting the ATA | IDE block devices |
> |> Intel PIIXn chipsets support option.
> 
> Thank you! I didn't know this.  So the crucial kernel-options, then,
> would be:
> 
> CONFIG_SMP=y
> CONFIG_NR_CPUS=2

Sorry, I don't know anything about SMP (though these look reasonable).
 
> CONFIG_IDE=y
> CONFIG_BLK_DEV_IDE=y
> 
> CONFIG_BLK_DEV_PIIX=y
> 
> Do I have that right?

Yes.  And while you're in there, be sure to enable the DMA-related options,
for better performance.

Good luck,
Andrew.

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