Paul Mackinney wrote:
You may need to play with hdparm to turn on 32-bit addressing and/or DMA for your CD-ROM drive, for example:Thanks very much. I use mplayer, managed to compile it but not the gui package, struggling with optimization. DVD's play tolerably but with some stutter at peak load (Celeron Coppermine/600MHz/512MB/AGP Matrox G400 w/16 MB -- advice appreciated off list). Downloading codecs now.
hdparm c1 d1 /dev/hdc See "man hdparm". -- Kent