Gentoo Archives: gentoo-amd64

From: Mark Creamer <mcreamer@××××××××.net>
To: gentoo-amd64@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-amd64] controlling processor peaks
Date: Sat, 23 Jul 2005 20:21:43
Message-Id: 42E2A6A6.2030501@adelphia.net
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-amd64] controlling processor peaks by Allan Wang
Allan Wang wrote:

>On Sat, 2005-07-23 at 19:41 +0000, Mark Creamer wrote: > > >>Here's the output: >> >>/dev/hda: >> multcount = 16 (on) >> IO_support = 0 (default 16-bit) >> unmaskirq = 0 (off) >> using_dma = 0 (off) >> keepsettings = 0 (off) >> readonly = 0 (off) >> readahead = 256 (on) >> geometry = 30515/255/63, sectors = 251000193024, start = 0 >> >> >Yup, just as I thought, you have dma off. You'll need to run lspci and >find the IDE controller for your motherboard. Then in your kernel >configuration, enable support for that ide controller (device drivers -> >ide/atapi support), and reboot. It should be nice and fast afterwards. > >Allan > > >
Thanks Allan, I'll try that. Best regards -- gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list

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Re: [gentoo-amd64] controlling processor peaks Mark Creamer <mcreamer@××××××××.net>