DragonFly users List (threaded) for 2005-07
Re: Problems with Soyo P4VTE Board
* Thomas E. Spanjaard <tgen@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> [2005-07-02 17:12:28 +0200]:
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> Carl Schmidt wrote:
> | The Serial
> | ATA controller is recognized, but the live CD proceeds to set
> | it to DMA33 because of a non-ATA66 cable it claims.
> Can you set the SATA controller to compatibility mode in the BIOS? That
> way, it'll fake being a PATA adapter. DragonFly doesn't work (yet?) with
> native SATA.
Crap. I don't know for sure if I can. I will be home soon and will
check that out. I was afraid DF didn't support it natively as of yet.
I guess that would somehow explain the problems with the dvd device.
Thanks for the tip, and apologies if I have not been thorough enough
on investigating the problem before asking. I imagine now that this
question regarding SATA has been posed numerous times.