Created attachment 125423 [details]
diskdump IDE support patch
This patch adds diskdump support to IDE drivers. I tested this
patch on my machine and it works with no problem.
I posted the patch to rhkernel-list
This issue is on Red Hat Engineering's list of planned work items
for the upcoming Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.4 release. Engineering
resources have been assigned and barring unforeseen circumstances, Red
Hat intends to include this item in the 4.4 release.
committed in stream U4 build 34.21. A test kernel with this patch is available
I confirmed diskdump for IDE works on the following condition on v2.6.9-35.EL
i386 up: Passed
i386 smp: Passed
i386 hugemem: Passed
x86_64 up: Passed
x86_64 smp: Passed
x86_64 largesmp Passed
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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