DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2003-11
Re: Intel ICH4 Mobile
-On [20031125 15:02], Craig Dooley (cd5697@xxxxxxxxxx) wrote:
>I got a new laptop, and had to patch ata-dma.c and ata-pci.c I believe
>to add pci id's for the ICH4 Mobile chipset in. It recognizes it
>and can run the harddrive at ATA100, but the CD only runs at WDMA2. Is
>this normal for laptops? If not i'd like to try to get that working. I
>can send the patch tonight when the girlfriend gets back with the
I'll look at that and will add the relevant IDs.
I think your system has hw.ata.atapi_dma set to 0. You can set this in
>Are we going to merge acpi tools from FreeBSD also? Is acpiconf only in
>5.x or is it also in 4.x? I couldnt change the cpu speed using the
>sysctls, but reading battery life worked fine.
A lot of ACPI is CURRENT only at the moment. ACPI is long term stuff.
>Also, is there a reason for keeping USER_LDT an option in the kernel?
>I didn't see why people would not want it anymore. We only support 386
>and above, so it's not that chips dont have an LDT. I can see it adding
>some time to context switches, but FreeBSD 5.x got rid of it, and it
>would confuse people building wine (I guess people running dragonfly
>have to have built their own kernels anyway). Just a thought.
Mmm, sounds fine by me. I think Matt should make a decision on this.
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