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Old 04-13-2008, 06:10 AM   #1
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no device node for Promise SATA300 TX4


Hi guys,

I've recently bought the Promise SATA300 TX4 to connect a sata drive to an old mobo.
I've attached the PCI device and I've compiled support for the device into the kernel.
But i'm having issues getting it to work. This is the output of dmesg. For some reason he's not giving me a device name. I've tried to cfdisk a few nodes but no luck. Anyone had the same issue?

Thanks.

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libata version 2.00 loaded.
sata_promise 0000:00:0e.0: version 1.04
ACPI: PCI Interrupt Link [LNKA] enabled at IRQ 11
PCI: setting IRQ 11 as level-triggered
ACPI: PCI Interrupt 0000:00:0e.0[A] -> Link [LNKA] -> GSI 11 (level, low) -> IRQ 11
ata1: SATA max UDMA/133 cmd 0xE0816200 ctl 0xE0816238 bmdma 0x0 irq 11
ata2: SATA max UDMA/133 cmd 0xE0816280 ctl 0xE08162B8 bmdma 0x0 irq 11
ata3: SATA max UDMA/133 cmd 0xE0816300 ctl 0xE0816338 bmdma 0x0 irq 11
ata4: SATA max UDMA/133 cmd 0xE0816380 ctl 0xE08163B8 bmdma 0x0 irq 11
scsi0 : sata_promise
ata1: SATA link down (SStatus 0 SControl 300)
scsi1 : sata_promise
ata2: SATA link down (SStatus 0 SControl 300)
scsi2 : sata_promise
ata3: SATA link down (SStatus 0 SControl 300)
scsi3 : sata_promise
ata4: SATA link up 3.0 Gbps (SStatus 123 SControl 300)
ata4.00: ATA-7, max UDMA7, 1465149168 sectors: LBA48 NCQ (depth 0/32)
ata4.00: configured for UDMA/133
  Vendor: ATA       Model: SAMSUNG HD753LJ   Rev: 1AA0
  Type:   Direct-Access                      ANSI SCSI revision: 05
 
Old 04-14-2008, 12:22 PM   #2
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A couple of ideas:
1)run gparted, will show all disks
2)run a live distro e.g. knoppix to detect all disks
And when you find the devicename (sdax ?), you will probably
have to add it to /etc/fstab
 
  


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