Re: 2.4.19: no DMA for IDE with Intel i845e

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Sun Aug 04 2002 - 20:49:03 EST

On Mon, 2002-08-05 at 01:00, Jeremy Fitzhardinge wrote:
> I just rebooted with 2.4.19, and I find that there's no DMA on my ide
> interface, and it is refusing to honour 'hdparm -d1 /dev/hda'.

I'm slowly working through fixing the new BIOS behaviour. For your case
2.4.19-ac1 ought to do the job. 2.4.19-ac2 fixed it but has some rather
dramatic side effects. 2.4.19-ac3 is a more invasive but more correct
proposed answer..

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