[coreboot] Seabios problems

Kevin O'Connor kevin at koconnor.net
Wed Jan 20 03:45:14 CET 2010

On Tue, Jan 19, 2010 at 08:58:11PM +0100, congedete at voila.fr wrote:
> I installed Windows7 on a sata hdd and the last seabios git boots,
> so vista on sata hdd will using dma config.


> The ata_try_dma seems to loop indefinitely. Is it normal ?
> Maybe it slows my pata hdd during boot.

It shouldn't loop - the first line does a "if (! CONFIG_ATA_DMA)
return -1;".  Are you experiencing a problem or asking about the code?

> I will try your patch tomorrow.
> I'll be back soon.



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