Subject : SATA Cold Boot Problems with 2.6.27-rc on nVidia 680i
Submitter : "Manny Maxwell" <email@example.com>
Date : 2008-08-14 4:16
References : http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=121868782917600&w=4
This entry is being used for tracking a regression from 2.6.26. Please don't
close it until the problem is fixed in the mainline.
On Sunday, 24 of August 2008, Jeff Garzik wrote:
> Rafael J. Wysocki wrote:
> > This message has been generated automatically as a part of a report
> > of recent regressions.
> > The following bug entry is on the current list of known regressions
> > from 2.6.26. Please verify if it still should be listed and let me know
> > (either way).
> > Bug-Entry : http://bugzilla.kernel.org/show_bug.cgi?id=11343
> > Subject : SATA Cold Boot Problems with 2.6.27-rc on nVidia
> > Submitter : Manny Maxwell <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > Date : 2008-08-14 4:16 (10 days old)
> > References : http://marc.info/?l=linux-kernel&m=121868782917600&w=4
> hmmmm. Looking at changes between the two csets listed in the email
> (623fa57..8f616cd), all of them are driver-specific and unrelated to
> Manny's hardware except for
> commit 2486fa561a3192bbbec39c7feef87a1e07bd6342
> Author: Tejun Heo <email@example.com>
> Date: Thu Jul 31 07:52:40 2008 +0900
> libata: update atapi disable handling
> So you could try to revert that and see what happens. But given that
> small range of changes, it really seems like something else, maybe in
> the PCI subsystem (random guess).
> Looking at the entire kernel, nothing jumps out, either. Its mostly fs
> updates (ext4, xfs), a networking update, an ARM update, and a libata
> Also, some reset-related fixes just went in, so re-testing the latest
> -git would be helpful as well.
Created attachment 17431 [details]
Can you please give a shot at the attached patch?
Tejun's patch is now in the kernel as
Author: Tejun Heo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: Fri Aug 29 16:13:12 2008 +0200
sata_nv: disable hardreset for generic