[U-Boot-Users] Boot Linux kernel from external HDD, connected to PCI interface.
Leonid at a-k-a.net
Tue Dec 5 16:06:52 CET 2006
On Monday, December 04, 2006 12:29 PM Guennadi Liakhovetski wrote:
> > I have AMCC PPC440EP card with Silicon Image 680 PCI-IDE chip,
> > HDD is connected to it as IDE1 - see snapshot from Linux booting
> At least it works on Kurobox with this one:
> 0000:00:0c.0 IDE interface: Silicon Image, Inc. (formerly CMD
> Inc) PCI0680 Ultra ATA-133 Host Controller (rev 02) (prog-if 85
> SecO PriO])
> Subsystem: Silicon Image, Inc. (formerly CMD Technology Inc)
> PCI0680 Ultra ATA-133 Host Controller
> so, at least inprinciple, it might also work for you...
[Leonid] Sorry, I didn't follow up since I thought the question is
closed. Now I see it's possible indeed, I'll try.
Guennadi, I appreciate information you've supplied. I also got reference
to kurobox driver you suggest to use.
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