ZIYAD A. M. AL-BATLY
zamb at saudi.net.sa
Sun Jul 24 17:04:22 UTC 2005
On Sun, 2005-07-24 at 12:15 +0100, david wrote:
> If that is the conf file for hdparm and all the lines in it are
> commented out, then how come the hard drive has DMA enabled and the CD
> drives don't?
> What I mean is, where else are the drives getting configurations from?
Your system's BIOS! My system is like that. Most (all?) BIOSes set DMA
on for hard-drives but not all set it for CD-ROM/DVD devices.
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