serial ATA status?

Yury Tarasievich grog at
Sat Nov 6 05:25:34 PST 2004

Matthew Dillon wrote:

:What's the current status of serial ATA support?
:Freebsd 4-STABLE seems to have it close to nil, and I don't feel like 
:needing freebsd 5.3.
    Well, basically SATA controllers look almost like normal IDE controllers
    so the issue is mostly just adding support for the PCI IDs.  If a 
That was what I was hoping for...

    device is not recognized report your pciconf -l and dmesg output and
    if FreeBSD-5.x/6.x has support for the ID we can usually bring it in
    fairly quickly.
Okay, thanks. As soon as it arrives here.


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