Re: Sarge 3.1 installed. Can i add SATA support?
Javier Viegas wrote:
> Hi everyone, i have Debian Sarge 3.1 installed as a file server, and i
> to add another hard disk, as i already have the 4 ide ports bussy i can use
> sata ones to add a big sata hd, the problem is that sarge 3.1 doesn´t
> support sata controlers. I have an Asus mother (P4P800-E Deluxe) wich
> an Intel ICH5R sata controller, plus a Promise Raid sata controller, the
> question is, can i add drivers for my current sarge 3.1 to support sata
> drives, and wich module should i use and where can i get it?
Check if the sarge kernel from backports.org supports your controller.
It's 2.6.16. That would probably be the least disruptive solution.