From: Bruce Allen <ballen@gr...> - 2005-04-04 18:55:04
> Any one knows why smartctl still fails for SATA disks even for the
> newest 2.4.30 kernel? But works sinces 2.6.10?
I think that this is because ATA pass-thru support got added to libata
recently in the 2.6 series.
> Or which non-crashing kernel patch we should download?
I don't know if there is a back-port to 2.4 available.