Bug#571533: Lenny's Kernel does not support ICH8 SATA controller
Laurent GUINCHARD wrote:
> Package: linux-image-2.6.26-2-686
> Version: 2.6.26-21lenny3
> We have a IBM server (IBM Systemx 3250M3) which have an Intel ICH8 SATA controller.
> When I try to install Debian Lenny on this server, the running kernel doesn't see the hard drives.
> I've install another GNU Linux System with a kernel more recent and I've take this information.
> PCI-ID of this controller : 8086:3B20
> This is the result of lshw command for the SATA controller :
> description: IDE interface
> product: 5 Series/3400 Series Chipset 4 port SATA IDE Controller [8086:3B20]
> vendor: Intel Corporation 
> physical id: 1f.2
> bus info: pci@0000:00:1f.2
> logical name: scsi0
> logical name: scsi1
> version: 05
> width: 32 bits
> clock: 66MHz
> capabilities: ide pm bus_master cap_list emulated
> configuration: driver=ata_piix latency=0
> resources: irq:19 ioport:3078(size=8) ioport:308c(size=4) ioport:3070(size=8) ioport:3088(size=4) ioport:3050(size=16)
> In the ata_piix driver, this ID was introduced since the 2.6.27.
> Is it usual to ask for a driver backport into the current kernel version ?
> Thank you by advance.
Fixed in SVN for the next Lenny point update. Please test a build, since I
don't own the hardware:
(dists/lenny/linux-2.6, commit r15279 and higher)
I'm also marking this as fixed in 2.6.28 for unstable, since we have uploaded
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