ACK/cmnt: [PATCH v2 xenial/zesty 0/2] CONFIG_SATA_HIGHBANK=y

Stefan Bader stefan.bader at
Fri Aug 4 07:49:54 UTC 2017

On 03.08.2017 23:10, Seth Forshee wrote:
> BugLink:
> This was changed after trusty from y to m without any justification
> given for the change (appears now only in a squashed Ubuntu changes
> commit, perhaps was a victim of previous attempts to change built-in
> drivers to modules). We recently got a report about this causing issues
> booting on Calxeda Highbank systems.
> Since there doesn't seem to be any big downsides to having the driver
> built-in, I'm proposing we change it back in xenial and zesty. I've
> already pushed this change to artful.
> Thanks,
> Seth
> Changes in v2:
> - Update annotations
> - Add sata_highbank to modules.ignore
Acked-by: Stefan Bader <stefan.bader at>

To me it looks ok. Paolo, what is your guess? Suppose for raspi we have a
different config anyhow.

Whoever applies those, be careful to move the modules.ignore file to the latest
abi directory.


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