libata and legacy ide pcmcia failure

Mark Lord liml at
Sun Jun 10 18:26:39 EDT 2007

Russell King wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 10, 2007 at 11:50:52PM +0200, Robert de Rooy wrote:
>> Mark Lord wrote:
>>> Well, at this point, I think the only way to make progress is for one of
>>> the IDE/libata gurus to actually get hold of the same card you have,
>>> meaning Alan Cox (best choice), or myself, or Bart.  Or maybe Tejun.
>>> Without that, this isn't likely to improve much. 
>>> Cheers
>> Yeah, I was figuring it was going to come to this.
>> I hardly ever use the adapter, as I have other means to read these 
>> memory cards.
>> So... Alan, want to receive a PCMCIA memory-card adapter? I will include 
>> a 16MB sony memorystick, so it actually works.
>> If so, send me your mailing address privately.
> Before you do, it might help to build the ide-disk module and insert that
> as well?

ARrrggghh!!  Of course, that would explain the utter lack
of disk partition check messages, now wouldn't it!

Thanks Russell !

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