Re: Results with 2.4.20-pre2-ac3 and alim15x3 driver

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Sat Aug 17 2002 - 15:20:40 EST

On Fri, 2002-08-16 at 17:13, Art Haas wrote:

> The latest -ac release is the first in a while that I've been
> able to boot without having to use "ide=nodma". I've yet to find
> the magic flag in the BIOS configuration (or wherever it's located)
> that will activate DMA for this machine. When booting off earlier

I don't totally trust the DMA off logic in the current tree. I think its
over pessimal. Thats a pending item to investigate.

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