Commit 6efd9360 authored by Alan Cox Cox's avatar Alan Cox Cox Committed by Linus Torvalds

[PATCH] ide: fix ide-disk inability to handle LBA only devices.

Years old bug, has to be fixed for it8212 to work
Signed-off-by: default avatarAlan Cox <>
Acked-by: default avatarBartlomiej Zolnierkiewicz <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarAndrew Morton <>
Signed-off-by: default avatarLinus Torvalds <>
parent c7b645f9
......@@ -119,6 +119,10 @@ static int lba_capacity_is_ok (struct hd_driveid *id)
unsigned long lba_sects, chs_sects, head, tail;
/* No non-LBA info .. so valid! */
if (id->cyls == 0)
return 1;
* The ATA spec tells large drives to return
* C/H/S = 16383/16/63 independent of their size.
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