DragonFly and FBSD 5.1

Jeroen Ruigrok/asmodai asmodai at wxs.nl
Mon Oct 27 11:02:10 PST 2003

-On [20031027 19:02], Tony Holmes (tony at xxxxxxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
>I had the same thing on a P4S533 mobo (SiS 651 chipset). There is a 
>solution in the freebsd-hardware I'll summarize here for ease :)
>In the boot loader:
>set hw.ata.ata_dma="0"
>set hw.ata.atapi_dma="0"

Hmmm, that's quite funny, since 5.1's snapshot floppies actually set my
drives to UDMA100 and UDMA133 mode and they work.

I honestly wonder what got messed up in 4.9's ATA code that causes DMA
to fail in general.

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