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Re: [SLE] DVD jerky playback
  • From: Kenneth Payne <kmp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 2 Aug 2003 19:56:35 +0100
  • Message-id: <200308021956.35052.kmp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Ken -

Thanks for your interest in my DVD problem. But I'm glad to say it's solved. I
needed to switch on DMA for /dev/hdd. (It was Charles Philip Chan on this
mailing list who sorted me out).

Thanks again and best wishes.

- Ken Payne

On Saturday 02 August 2003 6:11 pm, Ken Schneider wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kenneth Payne <kmp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: suse-linux-e@xxxxxxxx
> Date: Sat, 2 Aug 2003 15:30:59 +0100
> Subject: Re: [SLE] DVD jerky playback
>
> > Charles -
> >
> > Thanks for your interest in my problem. I looked at the hardware file
> > and it
> > has this in it
> >
> > #
> > # force dma to "on" for the following ide devices
> > #
> > DEVICES_FORCE_IDE_DMA_ON=""
>
> As it states IDE devices go here.
>
> > #
> > # force dma to "off" for the following ide devices
> > #
> > DEVICES_FORCE_IDE_DMA_OFF=""
>
> Nothing here unless you want DMA off.
>
> > Given that it says "ide devices" I don't know whether I'm allowed to
> > put
> > /dev/sr1 in here.
> >
> > Also - does it take a reboot to put the new options into effect or can
> > I run
> > SuSEConfig?
>
> Yes to both.
>
> > Best wishes
> >
> > - Ken
> >
> > On Saturday 02 August 2003 3:11 pm, Charles Philip Chan wrote:
> > > On Sat, 2 Aug 2003 15:03:08 +0100
> > >
> > > Kenneth Payne <kmp@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > > Can anyone tell me how I fix this?
> > >
> > > You might be able to do it by putting the device name in
> > > /etc/sysconfig/hardware. Take a look at that file.
> > >
> > > Charles
> >
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