• Cocoon
    Posts: 50 from 2019/5/9

    Andreas_Wolf wrote:

    Indeed, SiI3132 is a PCIe-to-SATA2 controller. It might work with a PCI-to-PCIe bridge in an OS running on Pegasos II, but you won't be able to store boot images on a drive attached to the card, because SmartFirmware can't see behind bridge chips. This issue would also be there if you found a PCI card with SiI3132 as the bridge chip would also be there, just on the card itself in this case.

    It's a pitty. This is the same situation like with Promise SATA 300 TX4. It is native PCI, without bridge, but driver is third-party only.
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