Re: VIA 686B/Data Corruption

From: Ryan W. Maple (
Date: Thu Jun 28 2001 - 16:41:57 EST

On Thu, 28 Jun 2001, Alan Cox wrote:

> > Just tested RedHat's 2.4.3-12 and 2.4.5-ac19 on A7V133 mobo. RedHat's kernel
> > seems to work without lockups, but 2.4.5-ac19 doesn't (locks up at boot,
> > compiled w/o athlon optimization and ACPI), so no changes on that.
> Interesting. They should be the same code for the VIA driver.

I remember hearing something about Red Hat disabling UDMA on VIA chips
across the board. Maybe that has something to do with it?


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