Re: What this error mean?
> On Mon, 11 Aug 2003 09:21:58 -0400 (EDT)
> email@example.com wrote:
>> In my case it was shitty EIDE code in the kernel screwing up my VIA
>> chipset (I think that's the name) (which is also shitty or even
>> shittier I find out) and causing massive problems with data
>> corruptions and really poor performance (7MB/s with a tail wind).
>> downgrade the kernel to 2.4.18 or lower and this problem may go away.
>> Alternatively, at least in theory, upgrade to 2.6.0-testX.
>> But the entire 2.4.2x series has been horribly problematic for these
>> motherboards and has been a real dissappointment.
> Kernel 2.4.21 with a VIA VT8366:
> jkoenig@note:~$ sudo hdparm -Tt /dev/hda
> Timing buffer-cache reads: 268 MB in 2.02 seconds = 132.67 MB/sec
> Timing buffered disk reads: 100 MB in 3.02 seconds = 33.11 MB/sec
> It's a little low right now, I've gotten close to 200 buffer-cache and
> 45 buffered disk (I have a lot of disk activity right now)
> hdparm was not used to tweak the drive. My .config:
> -johann koenig
This is not a debian kernel is it?