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I have two SSDs Kingston SH103S3240G plugged on SATA ports of my Intel Server Board S3000AH. The SSDs apear like a PATA device (hdx instead of sdx) on my CentOS 5.9.

I'm having problems related to high iowait. Does this have something related?

On motherboard setup the SATA mode are Enhanced.

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