Buying hard drives
matthew at topic.com.au
Fri Aug 24 10:23:42 EST 2001
On Thu, 23 Aug 2001, Saul Thurrowgood wrote:
> ide driver still says "Assuming 33MHz system bus speed for PIO modes".
This is a completely different thing to UDMA transfer speeds. From
memory, it's the ide driver detecting its sitting on a 33Mhz PCI bus.
(I remember a thread on lkml where some guy forced it to 66, then
wondered why his system broke ;) Andre Hedrick's explanation followed...
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