Bug 240587

Summary: ICH8 still requires AHCI to recognize disks in update 5
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 Reporter: jas
Component: kernelAssignee: Prarit Bhargava <prarit>
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE QA Contact: Martin Jenner <mjenner>
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Description jas 2007-05-18 16:32:48 UTC
Description of problem:

With RedHat Enterprise 4 release 4, and an ICH8 chipset, the user was required
to switch the drive mode from IDE to AHCI to have the kernel recongnize the hard
disks. I was under the impression that this would be fixed in Update 5. 
However, the problem still exists.  Is this a bug?

AHCI mode continues to work, but it's not obvious what I'm losing my changing
this setting to AHCI.  This isn't required by any of our other machines.

Comment 1 Prarit Bhargava 2007-06-12 14:15:33 UTC
This will be resolved in 4.6.


*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 226947 ***