sata drive limit

Forum discussion tagged with sata drive limit.
  1. J

    Max Number of Drives Supported by Motherboard BIOS

    Recently, I was puzzled when the BIOS on my expensive Asus motherboard report only 20 drives when there were 24 plugged into multiple SATA controllers. No only are 4 drives not listed in the BIOS, but they are not reported to Linux and the OS sees only 20 drives. Furthermore, it seems fairly...