PE T610 IDE Emulation

Shyam Iyer shyam_iyer at
Thu Apr 29 14:49:14 CDT 2010

On 03/05/2010 11:19 PM, Larry White wrote:
> Does anyone know if the PE T610 platform supports IDE Emulation via the
> onboard SATA I/F?  If so, does this have to be enabled in the BIOS, or is it
> always on?  It seems like other manufacturers are providing this since IDE
> is now gone on newer platforms.  We have a proprietary OS which needs to
> support optical devices via SATA.  I was thinking AHCI might be the answer
> but have found that this is not always available.
> Regards,
> Larry White
> Datapoint U.S.A., Inc
> San Antonio, Texas

Not sure if the PE T610 supports that.. but I would guess this is 
perfect use case to virtualize the proprietary OS...

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