Subject: Re: ATAPI UltraDMA questions...
To: None <Chris.Smith@raytheon.co.uk>
From: Manuel Bouyer <email@example.com>
Date: 03/01/2001 20:33:21
On Wed, Feb 28, 2001 at 10:16:39AM +0000, Chris.Smith@raytheon.co.uk wrote:
> I have an Intel DE815EEA motherboard, complete with
> two IBM 30Gb ATA100 disks. When the kernel boots,
> I'm happily informed that the drives are operating
> at UltraDMA mode 5 (which is ATA100).
> Do the drives actually operate at Mode 5 or is it a
> lesser mode (such as in other OS's like Li**x)?
The kernel prints 2 infos: what the drive supports, and what the
kernel uses. You should get these two lines with a 'dmesg' | grep wd0
I don't remenber if ATA-100 support was in 1.5 or if it has been pulled up
Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI. Manuel.Bouyer@lip6.fr