Subject: Re: UltraDMA problems under 1.6F (probably hardware)
To: gabriel rosenkoetter <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Curt Sampson <email@example.com>
Date: 08/19/2002 10:23:34
On Wed, 14 Aug 2002, gabriel rosenkoetter wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 14, 2002 at 09:02:01PM +1000, Luke Mewburn wrote:
> > On Wed, Aug 14, 2002 at 12:43:48PM +0200, Matthias Drochner wrote:
> > | I just got reproducible UDMA errors (with downgrades following)
> > | on a new Athlon system with a VIA8233A UDMA133 capable controller.
> > FWIW, I've seen the same problem (on a system with an Asus A7V333
> > motherboard).
> Hrm. That's three different controllers, counting mine (Acer Labs
> M5229 rev. 0xc4). Well, unless your Asus motherobard has a Via IDE
> controller, Luke, of which there's a pretty fair chance.
Yeah, it does. It's the Via KT333 chipset. And for the record, A7V333
downgrades, too, which is pretty annoying since it halves the sequential
read/write speed of my drive.
Curt Sampson <firstname.lastname@example.org> +81 90 7737 2974 http://www.netbsd.org
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