LinuxQuestions.org
Support LQ: Use code LQ3 and save $3 on Domain Registration
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Distributions > Slackware > Slackware - Installation
User Name
Password
Slackware - Installation This forum is for the discussion of installation issues with Slackware.

Notices

Reply
 
Search this Thread
Old 01-19-2007, 10:11 AM   #16
Azru
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2007
Posts: 6

Original Poster
Rep: Reputation: 0

Just to clarify before I'll test all of this.

* When I was using 2.4.x Kernel my HDD was on simple ATA on ide0, recognized as hda. I used ide-scsi for my cd-rom and it was detected as sr0 (it was on ide1 and my dvd-drive was also on ide1 and wasn't recognized at all. It isn't now too.)

* I don't have AHCI enabled, I have the possibility to enable it, but my HDD is set to be detected as IDE.

I'll do those dmesg on different kernels later today and post the results.
 
Old 01-31-2007, 04:45 PM   #17
maques
LQ Newbie
 
Registered: Jan 2007
Posts: 2

Rep: Reputation: 0
For future google-rs:

The Intel motherboard in question seems to have a Marvell ATA controller, to where the PATA drives are (can be) connected.

Vendor 11ABh Marvell Semiconductor (Was: Galileo Technology Ltd)
Device 6101h 614x SATA2 Controller
PCI Class Storage, type IDE

It seems that kernel 2.6.x "have problems" handling this.
There is an Alan Cox patch to support 88SE6101/88SE6145 but only for 2.6.19
http://lkml.org/lkml/2006/10/16/157
More ideas on this at gentoo-wiki:
http://gentoo-wiki.com/HARDWARE_Intel_DG965MQMKR

I've just built a 2.6.20-pre7 kernel, and it sees the LG DVD writer as sr0, also successfully burnt some DVD-s.
 
  


Reply

Tags
cd, dvd, intel, kernel, linux, marvell


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
CD rom not detected -how to install?? wolfmaniac Debian 3 06-22-2006 03:18 PM
Cd Rom Is Not Detected !!! stranger_in_rain Linux - Laptop and Netbook 1 12-21-2005 10:16 AM
CD-ROM Detected Twice chonky_green Linux - Hardware 2 07-07-2004 09:16 PM
CD Rom not being detected Corey88 Linux - Hardware 1 04-21-2004 11:36 AM
DVD-ROM not detected CD-RW mistaken as CD-ROM Device DarkXtar Slackware 21 06-02-2003 07:58 PM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 05:02 PM.

Main Menu
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
identi.ca: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration