Re: PCI-to-IDE Cards for BCM91480b
* Gary Smith <email@example.com> [2006-12-12 13:56]:
> I am in the process of installing Debian Linux to a disk drive using a
> BCM91480b evaluation platform, and I am using a third-party PCI-to-IDE card
> to connect between the 91480b evaluation board and the drive. I've
> encountered various DMA issues when installing or using Debian, and I am
> curious to know if using another PCI-to-IDE card would solve the problems
> I've encountered. Are there particular PCI-to-IDE cards that are
> recommended for use with Debian Linux and the BCM91480b platform?
I'm using a Silicon Image PCI0680 PCI card without any problems with 1
GB of RAM but had problems with 2 GB. How much RAM do you have and
what kind of card are you using?