On Sun, 2005-07-24 at 11:46 -0700, Vram wrote: > > By system BIOS do you mean mother board bios? > > Vram > > Yes. I know that you might enabled the DMA option for your CD-ROM/DVD in your BIOS, but that doesn't mean it'll be active. All it means is that you *can* use the DMA for that device if you enable it (through the OS). Ziyad.