Commit:     abcdceb9d0bf39da7c7ff8bcdff6eb4d9dfec56f
Parent:     a38d6181ff27824c79fc7df825164a212eff6a3f
Author:     Randy Dunlap <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
AuthorDate: Mon Jun 11 11:59:34 2007 -0700
Committer:  Jeff Garzik <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
CommitDate: Mon Jul 2 10:12:34 2007 -0400

    scsi disk help file is not complete
    On Mon, 11 Jun 2007 20:28:16 +0200 api wrote:
    > Good day,
    > When doing make menuconfig one comes across CONFIG_BLK_DEV_SD.
    > The help file states that this is for scsi disks.NO MENTION IS MADE THAT
    > Would have saved me a lot of time if the help was up to date.
    > I hope this can be changed so others can make a kernel for sata systems
    > quicker.
    From: Randy Dunlap <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
    Add help info for BLK_DEV_SD referring to its use in
    SATA or PATA driver configurations.
    Add help text for "ATA" indicating that it probably needs
    some SCSI config symbols enabled in order to be useful.
    Signed-off-by: Randy Dunlap <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
    Signed-off-by: Jeff Garzik <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
 drivers/ata/Kconfig  |    5 +++++
 drivers/scsi/Kconfig |    1 +
 2 files changed, 6 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/drivers/ata/Kconfig b/drivers/ata/Kconfig
index b4a8d60..4ad8675 100644
--- a/drivers/ata/Kconfig
+++ b/drivers/ata/Kconfig
@@ -16,6 +16,11 @@ menuconfig ATA
          that "speaks" the ATA protocol, also called ATA controller),
          because you will be asked for it.
+         NOTE: ATA enables basic SCSI support; *however*,
+         'SCSI disk support', 'SCSI tape support', or
+         'SCSI CDROM support' may also be needed,
+         depending on your hardware configuration.
 if ATA
diff --git a/drivers/scsi/Kconfig b/drivers/scsi/Kconfig
index 2b2f5c1..eb46cb0 100644
--- a/drivers/scsi/Kconfig
+++ b/drivers/scsi/Kconfig
@@ -60,6 +60,7 @@ config BLK_DEV_SD
        depends on SCSI
          If you want to use SCSI hard disks, Fibre Channel disks,
+         Serial ATA (SATA) or Parallel ATA (PATA) hard disks,
          USB storage or the SCSI or parallel port version of
          the IOMEGA ZIP drive, say Y and read the SCSI-HOWTO,
          the Disk-HOWTO and the Multi-Disk-HOWTO, available from
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