Originally Posted by geoduck
Is it possible to use the latest sata_nv version from the 2.6.20 kernel on a system running an older kernel such as 2.6.13? I'm running SuSE 10.0 and would like the benefits of NCQ and ADMA without the hassle of completely updating my system. The latest version of sata_nv available on the NVIDIA website for SuSE 10.0 does not appear to have these features.
Just upgrade your kernel, without upgrading your whole system. Check here
for step by step instructions..