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Re: eSATA Hotplug

From: Jonathan Gray (jsggoblin.cx)
Date: Sat Aug 28 2010 - 13:14:36 CDT


There is currently no support for native sata hotplug in OpenBSD,
so this is expected.

On Sat, Aug 28, 2010 at 07:31:26PM +0200, Gerald Holl wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I'm using OpenBSD 4.7 on an IBX 530 Intel Atom[1]. If I connect an
> external SATA HDD it is not discovered and I have to reboot in order to
> mount it. If I connect the same HDD by USB hotplug works as expected. Is
> there a way to enable hotplug for eSATA devices on OpenBSD? Or is it
> restricted by the hardware?
>
> cheers,
> Gerald
>
> [1]
> http://www.icpamerica.com/products/single_board_computers/embedded_systems/ibx_530_945GSE.html