r1952 and older hardware

Alexander E. Patrakov patrakov at ums.usu.ru
Tue Jul 31 06:59:13 PDT 2007


lists wrote:
> linux ide=nodma worked as well, without the clock=pit.
>
>   
ide=nodma disables DMA for all IDE devices, including your hard disk. 
This is very slow. hdc=nodma means "disable DMA for CD-ROM but enable it 
for the hard disk".

clock=pit was for the "clcksource tsc unstable (delta=2796062268 ns)" 
message.

-- 
Alexander E. Patrakov



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