Understanding DMA/NoDMA options and fixes
mike.mccarty at sbcglobal.net
Thu Jul 21 21:20:04 UTC 2005
Rick Stevens wrote:
> Alan Cox wrote:
>> On Llu, 2005-07-18 at 21:02 -0500, John Best wrote:
>>> Are there jumpers on the IDE devices that should be looked
>>> at/investigated? If I hooked up devices using Cable Select vs
>>> physically jumpering devices to primary/secondary will it make any
> Sorry to break in, Alan. Cable select is bloody evil. Do not use it
> if you value your sanity. IMHO after dealing with over 3,000 Linux-
> based servers, "Cable select: Just say 'No'."
AMEN TO THAT!
I second that opinion.
This message made from 100% recycled bits.
I can explain it for you, but I can't understand it for you.
I speak only for myself, and I am unanimous in that!
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