The following reply was made to PR kern/38056; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: Simon Burge <simonb@xxxxxxxxxx>
To: jnemeth@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx (John Nemeth)
Cc: gnats-bugs@xxxxxxxxxx, kern-bug-people@xxxxxxxxxx,
Subject: Re: kern/38056: ahcisata fails to attach with a ServerWorks HT-1000
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 12:29:07 +1100
John Nemeth wrote:
> } >Fix:
> } None given. A workaround is to just disable achisata(4) and fall
> } back to the still working svwsata(4).
> In src/sys/dev/pci/svwsata.c in svwsata_match(), find the "return (2)"
> and make it "return (4)" so that svwsata(4) will take the controller in
> preference to ahcisata(4). If you want, you can also KNF the file (it
> should really be "return 4").
For the non-RAID case, I guess it's a question of "do we want to attach
svwsata(4) or ahcisata(4)" for this controller. See Manuel's other
email. I don't know the answer to that question...