Daniela's EIDE/SATA Driver v. 1.8.15

Daniela's EIDE/SATA Driver

Release date: 
Wednesday, 10 April, 2013



Authors/Port authors:

EIDE driver with support for IntelVIAAliSiSCMDPromiseCyrixHPTAMDArtop,SMSCServerWorksOptiNvidiaNatSemiSiliconImageITE, and ATI chipsSerialATAand generic busmaster support for all SFF-8038i compliant chips.
Supposed to work with drive capacities up to 2TiB, tested with drives up to 160GB, up to 8 EIDE channels.
Now with enhanced S.M.A.R.T support.
This driver, taken for granted, plays one of the most important roles into the OS/2 historyand without its developing surely the operating system would not have survived: has allowed OS/2  supporting new hard drives and storage devices controllers born after the IBM end of support.
Indeed installing OS/2 was no longer possible on new hardware.
It is considered "Sacred", a milestone into OS/2 customized development.

Users will be forever grateful to the author: Engineer Daniela Engert.
This software is distributed as compressed package. You have to download and manually install it; if prerequisites are required, you will have to manually install them too.

Manual installation

Program is distributed as ZIP package: download to temporary directory and unpack to destination folder. See below for download link(s).

  1. unzip to temporary directory;
  2. copy DaniS506.ADD to x:\OS2\BOOT;
  3. edit CONFIG.SYS file to add line BASEDEV=DaniS506.ADD and remark lineBASEDEV=IBM1S506.ADD;
  4. reboot.
Following links are to additional programs, not mandatory but useful:

Following ones are the download links for manual installation:

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