Re: non-ATA66 cable?

2006-10-23 Thread David Kelly
On Mon, Oct 23, 2006 at 04:22:35PM +1300, Juha Saarinen wrote: Assuming you have the right cable, make sure you have it connected correctly. I had a problem like this once, and it turned out that I had put the cable on backwards. I had connected the end of the cable meant for the motherboard

Re: non-ATA66 cable?

2006-10-23 Thread perryh
As for the cable on backwards, its keyed with a tab on the outside perimeter and inside with a blocked hole or two. Should be very hard to install incorrectly ... Backwards = drive end to motherboard, motherboard end to drive. Very easy to do if using only one drive, and the keying may not

Re: non-ATA66 cable?

2006-10-23 Thread Warren Block
On Mon, 23 Oct 2006, David Kelly wrote: As for the cable on backwards, its keyed with a tab on the outside perimeter and inside with a blocked hole or two. Should be very hard to install incorrectly. They were talking about the wrong connector going to the drive, not the connector being

Re: non-ATA66 cable?

2006-10-22 Thread David Kelly
On Oct 21, 2006, at 11:57 PM, Josh Paetzel wrote: Lite-On says Supported transfer mode : PIO mode 4, DMA mode 2 and Ultra DMA mode 2, so is there something I should do to my FreeBSD to make this device happier? Try a different cable? It's not going to come up faster than UDMA33and even

Re: non-ATA66 cable?

2006-10-22 Thread Garance A Drosihn
At 9:15 PM -0500 10/21/06, David Kelly wrote: Dell PowerEdge 400SC, 6.2-PRERELEASE (altho this is an old issue) dmesg says: acd0: DMA limited to UDMA33, controller found non-ATA66 cable acd0: DVDR LITE-ON DVDRW SOHW-1633S/BS0K at ata1-master UDMA33 cd0: 33.000MB/s transfers The controller is

Re: non-ATA66 cable?

2006-10-22 Thread Juha Saarinen
Assuming you have the right cable, make sure you have it connected correctly. I had a problem like this once, and it turned out that I had put the cable on backwards. I had connected the end of the cable meant for the motherboard to the device (a disk, iirc), and visa-versa. I switched the

Re: non-ATA66 cable?

2006-10-21 Thread Juha Saarinen
On 10/22/06, David Kelly [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dell PowerEdge 400SC, 6.2-PRERELEASE (altho this is an old issue) dmesg says: acd0: DMA limited to UDMA33, controller found non-ATA66 cable acd0: DVDR LITE-ON DVDRW SOHW-1633S/BS0K at ata1-master UDMA33 cd0: 33.000MB/s transfers The controller

Re: non-ATA66 cable?

2006-10-21 Thread Josh Paetzel
On Saturday 21 October 2006 23:46, Juha Saarinen wrote: On 10/22/06, David Kelly [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dell PowerEdge 400SC, 6.2-PRERELEASE (altho this is an old issue) dmesg says: acd0: DMA limited to UDMA33, controller found non-ATA66 cable acd0: DVDR LITE-ON DVDRW