Re: [uCsimm] IDE interface?

From: Håvard Tørring (ht@neo.no)
Date: Thu Jul 06 2000 - 10:11:34 EDT


At 13:15 06.07.00 +0200, you wrote:
>Use the Set Features (0xEF) command.
>Feature should be set to "Enable 8 bit data transfer" (0x01).

In my spek (ATA-3 Rev 6, oct. 26, 1995) 01 is listed as obsolete. Does this
mean that 8 bit interface was supported in earlier versions of ATA? The
most important question is if most HD drives out there supports 8 bit
interface or not.

Havard
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