Re: Writing CD on alpha
I'm not quite sure what the reasoning is, but I had similar problems until
I discovered the shared memory thing too. The interesting thing is that I
was using a redhat kernel, so the problem is that the default probably in
the alpha tree of the original kernel source has the value set quite low....
>but do you know _why_ the kernel developers do that?? Why is the variable
>And I think if debian ships with cdrecord it should be have a working
>kernel-image, even if the kernel maintainers don't modify their variable...
>what do you think?? (maybe you should cc your answer to debian-alpha