“port is slow to respond” on computer with SATA disk

Seems that it look for sata 2 even if none is present. A patch is ready and a kernel (2.6.18-9) is closed to be uploaded:

http://www.mail-archive.com/debian-kernel%40lists.debian.org/msg23269.html

http://people.debian.org/~nobse/kernel/linux-2.6/i386/

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