Re: [PATCH] Add Ultrabay support for the T60p Thinkpad

From: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh
Date: Sun Dec 31 2006 - 11:30:23 EST

Whoopie from ThinkWiki just sent me an email, calling my attention to the
fact that the patch you submitted is in fact different from the one I
merged... something I should have triple-verified. It appears the t60p has
the bay in a different ACPI node than some other *60 ThinkPads. Either
that, or the node moves depending on ICHR mode set in the BIOS.

So I apologise for the screw up, and:

Acked-by: Henrique de Moraes Holschuh <hmh@xxxxxxxxxx>

I am merging your patch into the ibm-acpi tree and will ask Len to push it
to Linus. Now, please excuse me while I go look for a new brown-paperbag

On Sun, 10 Dec 2006, Theodore Ts'o wrote:
> Add Ultrabay Support for the T60p Thinkpad
> The following patch adds support for obtaining the status and ejecting
> Ultrabay devices for the T60p Thinkpad; my guess is that it probably
> works on T60 Thinkpads and probably more recent Lenovo latops as well.
> With the 2.03 BIOS I have been able to eject a SATA drive in an Ultrabay
> carrier by using the command:
> "echo 1 > /sys/class/scsi_device/1:0:0:0/device/delete"
> and upon re-inserting the it back into the device and issuing the
> command:
> "echo 0 0 0 > /sys/class/scsi_host/host1/scan"
> have the device appear again. (With the 1.02 BIOS the device does not
> function when re-inserted, even after a warm boot; a cold reboot is
> required to store the Ultrabay device's functionality.)
> More complicated Ultrabay eject and insert scripts can be found on the
> ThinkWiki, although it's important to comment out the "hdparm -Y" as it
> apparently doesn't work or do anything, and causes the eject process to
> hang for about a minute.
> Signed-off-by: "Theodore Ts'o" <tytso@xxxxxxx>
> Index: 2.6.19/drivers/acpi/ibm_acpi.c
> ===================================================================
> --- 2.6.19.orig/drivers/acpi/ibm_acpi.c 2006-12-09 18:35:09.000000000 -0500
> +++ 2.6.19/drivers/acpi/ibm_acpi.c 2006-12-09 18:35:42.000000000 -0500
> @@ -169,6 +169,7 @@
> #endif
> IBM_HANDLE(bay, root, "\\_SB.PCI.IDE.SECN.MAST", /* 570 */
> "\\_SB.PCI0.IDE0.IDES.IDSM", /* 600e/x, 770e, 770x */
> + "\\_SB.PCI0.IDE0.PRIM.MSTR", /* T60p */
> "\\_SB.PCI0.IDE0.SCND.MSTR", /* all others */
> ); /* A21e, R30, R31 */

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Henrique Holschuh
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