Barbier, Renaud (GE Infrastructure) Renaud.Barbier at
Tue Dec 21 02:17:02 EST 2004

I have a custom 440GX board with a Promise 20269.
even though, I used the options ide3=noprobe or hdg=noprobe and hdh=noprobe
Linux hangs on probing the second interface. 
Am using the kernel options the correct way?

Uniform Multi-Platform E-IDE driver Revision: 7.00beta4-2.4
ide: Assuming 33MHz system bus speed for PIO modes; override with idebus=xx
PDC20269: IDE controller at PCI slot 00:03.0
PDC20269: chipset revision 2
PDC20269: not 100% native mode: will probe irqs later
PDC20269: ROM enabled at 0x000dc000
    ide2: BM-DMA at 0xefd0-0xefd7, BIOS settings: hde:pio, hdf:pio
    ide3: BM-DMA at 0xefd8-0xefdf, BIOS settings: hdg:pio, hdh:pio
Probing IDE interface ide2...
hde: STI Flash 6.2.0, CFA DISK drive
blk: queue c01dbea0, I/O limit 4095Mb (mask 0xffffffff)
Probing IDE interface ide3...

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