Subject: Re: offtopic: fast-booting pentium-class MB?
To: Jeff Rizzo <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 11/01/2000 19:44:18
On Wed, 1 Nov 2000, Jeff Rizzo wrote:
> I'm also considering moving back to NetBSD-1.3 (I started with 1.4Y,
> and am now at 1.5_ALPHA) to see if it speeds up the boot at all. I'll
> lose things like IDE DMA, but I don't think I really need that for
> this implementation.
Have you hardcoded the IDE devices? You might also be able to
reduce the wait after an IDE reset to speed things up
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