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Re: (u)dma not activated, slow disc access



On Sun, Dec 14, 2003 at 05:57:01PM +0100, Martin Stenberg wrote:
> bumby_(_at_)_sunni:~$time cp 200mb_data bla

this is not a valid benchmark.
you're testing caching and how careless (async...) you mounted 
partitions on your linux system, nothing else.

> wd0(pciide0:0:0): using PIO mode 4, Ultra-DMA mode 5

how you come to the idea that DMA is not enabled is beyond me...

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