Originally Posted by zbiggy
Resolved. However SATA drivers were moved to separate branch they still need SCSI support. So to have SATA working, enabling SCSI support is still needed as with previous kernel releases was.
Can't believe zbiggy isolated this in 45 mins. Took me 4 hours. Setting CONFIG_BLK_DEV_SD gets the magic to happen.
diff config-2.6.20-gentoo-r8 /usr/src/linux/.config
< # Thu Jul 5 17:42:50 2007
> # Thu Jul 5 18:16:04 2007
< # CONFIG_BLK_DEV_SD is not set