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Bug 963 - Unable to run SanDisk Flash Drive as IDE slave
Summary: Unable to run SanDisk Flash Drive as IDE slave
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: filesystem
Version: 5.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: David Lawrence
QA Contact:
Depends On:
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Reported: 1999-01-25 22:44 UTC by michael_hornsby
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:37 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-02-06 00:30:35 UTC

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Description michael_hornsby 1999-01-25 22:44:00 UTC

SanDisk's flash memory drives won't work as IDE slave under

- the BIOS finds the drive okay
- but when Linux boots it does fine the drive if it is a

- does find the drive if it is set as a master

Comment 1 David Lawrence 1999-02-06 00:30:59 UTC
I do not currently see this hardware listed on the hardware
compatibility list so it is possible that Linux itself is not seeing
it because it does not yet support it. New drivers are being worked on
all the time so you may see this become supported in the near future.

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