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Re: IDE on Swarm

To: Martin Michlmayr <tbm@cyrius.com>
Subject: Re: IDE on Swarm
From: Thiemo Seufer <ths@networkno.de>
Date: Thu, 20 Jul 2006 16:55:14 +0100
Cc: Gary Smith <gary.smith@3phoenix.com>, linux-mips@linux-mips.org
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Martin Michlmayr wrote:
> * Thiemo Seufer <ths@networkno.de> [2006-07-20 16:32]:
> > > in Linux 2.6 during the late 2004 time-frame.  I'd like to inquire about 
> > > the
> > > current availability of the IDE driver in the kernel.
> > The SWARM onboard IDE works for me with the appended patch. (Originally from
> > Peter Horton <pdh@colonel-panic.org>.)
> 
> I think the problem is that PCMCIA support was never ported to 2.6.
> Peter 'p2' De Schrijver wanted to work on this but I've no idea what
> the progress is.

AFAIU Gary used a Compact Flash connected to the onboard IDE, not a
CF -> PCMCIA Adapter.


Thiemo

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