Bug 444698 - the initrd should load pata_acpi after specific host drivers
Summary: the initrd should load pata_acpi after specific host drivers
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: mkinitrd
Version: 9
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Peter Jones
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2008-04-30 06:09 UTC by Chuck Ebbert
Modified: 2009-07-14 16:09 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2009-07-14 16:09:15 UTC
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Description Chuck Ebbert 2008-04-30 06:09:01 UTC
In F9 pata_acpi is being loaded first.

From an Alan Cox mailing list message:

It is btw showing up a distro bug too - distros should load

	host drivers

and only then

	ata_generic [if told to grab all ports]
	pata_legacy [if shipped]

Comment 1 Chuck Ebbert 2008-04-30 06:10:13 UTC
bug 443590 is triggered because pata_acpi is being loaded first.

Comment 2 Chuck Ebbert 2008-05-01 07:49:42 UTC
Oops, that's bug 437163 that's partially triggered by this...

Should this be a release blocker? It can cause problems on various ATA chipsets,
not just the one from that bug report...

Comment 3 Bug Zapper 2008-05-14 10:24:59 UTC
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
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