Re: ASUS A8V Deluxe, x86_64

From: Albert Lee
Date: Tue May 16 2006 - 08:56:49 EST

Tejun Heo wrote:
> Fortier,Vincent [Montreal] wrote:
>>>> Now I'm having an ASUS A8V Deluxe.... and sadly a lot of problems:
>>>> - My SATA Controller make my Linux crash when connecting a Plextor
>>>> 716SA CD-DVD-R (
>>> Patch:
>> git2-libata1.patch.bz2
>>> (diff'd against 2.6.17-rc4-git2, but should apply to most recent
>> 2.6.17-rcX[-gitY] kernels)
>> I gave a try at the latest ata patches announced yesterday by Jeff and
>> it completelly solved my SATA ATAPI bug.. I even been able to burn my
>> first DVD using my Plextor 716SA on my Linux!!! Really nice and much
>> anticipated work! Thnx a lot!
>> I have already marked bug 5533 as resolved and I'll wait until inclusion
>> into 2.6.18 to close it. I've also marked bug 6317 has closed since
>> that did not occur since around rc2 or rc3 of 2.6.17.
> Jeff, do you know what fixed this one? I've been following the bug and
> thought it was one of those via-ATAPI-have-no-idea bugs. How come the
> update fix this one? Have I missed something?

I'm also curious how the svia-atapi problem got fixed.

Reinhard has a Plextor PX-712SA + svia.
Maybe he can also help to check whether the patch fixes the problem on his box.


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