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Old 02-09-2004, 12:52 AM   #1
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Enable DMA

I an installing a dell application to my linux server , it pop up the below message , how can I enable the DMA ? thx

Turning off DMA on IDE CDROM drives.
Disabling DMA for CDROM /dev/hda
Message: [Start] -> Please wait
error : please accept user agreement license, see Server Administrator's user's
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Old 02-09-2004, 01:28 AM   #2
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Not sure about the details of that message, but enabling DMA is done through 'hdparm'. To preserve the change at boot, add it to a bootscript or however your system works.


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