Re: IDE drives under debian-alpha
>>>>> "LP" == Loic Prylli <Loic.Prylli@ens-lyon.fr> writes:
LP> And IDE performance with the newer kernel is not that bad with
LP> DMA enabled (I have not done extensive measurement, but a
LP> bonnie result was not far to what you get with a PII PC using
LP> the same disk, the Alpha was maybe about 10% slower). You need
LP> to compile the kernel with the right chipset support.
In case everybody missed it, 2.3.1 includes a driver for the IDE
chipset present on the 164SX motherboard.