Fedora Core 3 CDs Fail Media Check

Alexander Dalloz ad+lists at uni-x.org
Tue Nov 9 03:12:45 UTC 2004

Am Di, den 09.11.2004 schrieb Stormblaze um 3:59:

> That worked! Passing the ide=nodma option allowed it to pass. Can ya
> tell me what this is doing and why I need to use this for it to work?
> I'm guessing the install crashed because I hadn't done this as well.

It tells the kernel to run the IDE bus in PIO mode and not with DMA.


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