Subject: Re: pciide cd-r trouble
To: Sebastian Sala <>
From: David Brownlee <>
List: current-users
Date: 10/08/2000 10:37:51
On Fri, 6 Oct 2000, Sebastian Sala wrote:

> > I've had similar grief with various IDE CD drives. Try building a
> > kernel from a config file which forces no DMA, PIO mode 3 for cd1:
> >
> >       cd1 at atapibus? drive ? flags 0x0ffb
> thanks! I only had time to try out blanking a cdrw-disk after a boot,
> and it worked right away! The kernel didn't cry about anything. This
> is clearly a good sign, because previously I couldn't blank a cdrw no
> matter what I tried.

	Coud you file a PR on this describing your machines IDE interface,
	CD and IDE drive setup, dmesg, error messages, and what was needed
	to fix it? Ideally NetBSD should not need to have the config file
	tweaks.. :)

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