On 09/02/04 08:56 PM, Louis LeBlanc sat at the `puter and typed: > <SNIP> > The ata controller(s) are, from the /var/run/dmesg.boot: > > atapci0: <Intel ICH5 UDMA100 controller> port > 0xffa0-0xffaf,0x374-0x377,0x170-0x177,0x3f4-0x3f7,0x1f0-0x1f7 mem > 0xfebffc00-0xfebfffff irq 18 at device 31.1 on pci0 > ata0: at 0x1f0 irq 14 on atapci0 > ata0: [MPSAFE] > ata1: at 0x170 irq 15 on atapci0 > ata1: [MPSAFE] > atapci1: <Intel ICH5 SATA150 controller> port > 0xfea0-0xfeaf,0xfe30-0xfe33,0xfe20-0xfe27,0xfe10-0xfe13,0xfe00-0xfe07 irq 18 at > device 31.2 on pci0 > atapci1: [MPSAFE] > ata2: at 0xfe00 on atapci1 > ata2: [MPSAFE] > ata3: at 0xfe20 on atapci1 > ata3: [MPSAFE] > > I *think* it's an Intel MB, but I don't know which one. The machine > is a Dell Dimension 8300 if that helps, and the drive is 160 Gig. > > atacontrol gives the following info: > # atacontrol info 0 > Master: no device present > Slave: no device present > # atacontrol info 1 > Master: acd0 <HL-DT-STDVD-ROM GDR8162B/0015> ATA/ATAPI rev 5 > Slave: acd1 <HL-DT-ST GCE-8483B/B105> ATA/ATAPI rev 0 > # atacontrol info 2 > Master: ad4 <WDC WD1600JD-75HBB0/08.02D08> ATA/ATAPI rev 6 > Slave: no device present > # atacontrol info 3 > Master: no device present > Slave: no device present > > Looks like I only have to hit channel 2 for now. > > More detail on the disk: > # atacontrol cap 2 0 > ATA channel 2, Master, device ad4: > > ATA/ATAPI revision 6 > device model WDC WD1600JD-75HBB0 > serial number WD-WMAL91191824 > firmware revision 08.02D08 > cylinders 16383 > heads 16 > sectors/track 63 > lba supported 268435455 sectors > lba48 supported 312500000 sectors > dma supported > overlap not supported > > Feature Support Enable Value Vendor > write cache yes yes > read ahead yes yes > dma queued no no 0/0x00 > SMART yes yes > microcode download yes yes > security no no > power management yes yes > advanced power management no no 0/0x00 > automatic acoustic management yes no 128/0x80 128/0x80
> <SNIP> > Should I restart with this script, or just try the change without > rebooting? As I interpret this, the command I should use is > > /sbin/atacontrol mode 2 pio4 xxx Just for the record, that was definitely the wrong command. Had to boot to another kernel again. Lots of corruption on the root partition. Lou -- Louis LeBlanc [EMAIL PROTECTED] Fully Funded Hobbyist, KeySlapper Extrordinaire :) http://www.keyslapper.org ԿԬ Green's Law of Debate: Anything is possible if you don't know what you're talking about. _______________________________________________ [EMAIL PROTECTED] mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "[EMAIL PROTECTED]"