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I have an Affrey 10x DVD-ROM on hdd (hdc is my TDK CD-Writer, hda is 160GB Maxtor, no hdb). The DVD mounts DVDs, CDs OK, but as soon as I try to play a DVD video (using mplayer, xine, ogle, etc...) I am getting the following errors in my logs just before my system eventually goes kaput (have to do a hard reset):
Aug 2 17:42:34 threedogs kernel: ide-cd: cmd 0xad timed out
Aug 2 17:42:34 threedogs kernel: hdd: lost interrupt
I have tried various combinations of ACPI being on / off, setting pci=noacpi, with/without noapic, turning DMA on and off for the drive, etc... Also have tried playing the DVD while mounted (automount) and umounted. When I had windows on the same computer the drive worked perfectly in windows.
If anyone has suggestions / ideas I would be most grateful.
Distribution: Mandrake 10 (tracking cooker)
[root@threedogs quale]# uname -a
Linux threedogs 2.6.8-0.rc2.2mdk #1 Wed Jul 21 19:28:10 CEST 2004 i686 AMD Athlon(tm) XP 1700+ unknown GNU/Linux
[root@threedogs quale]# lspci
00:00.0 Host bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8366/A/7 [Apollo KT266/A/333]
00:01.0 PCI bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8366/A/7 [Apollo KT266/A/333 AGP]
00:06.0 Multimedia audio controller: Creative Labs SB Audigy (rev 03)
00:06.1 Input device controller: Creative Labs SB Audigy MIDI/Game port (rev 03)
00:06.2 FireWire (IEEE 1394): Creative Labs SB Audigy FireWire Port (rev 01)
00:07.0 USB Controller: ALi Corporation USB 1.1 Controller (rev 03)
00:07.1 USB Controller: ALi Corporation USB 1.1 Controller (rev 03)
00:07.2 USB Controller: ALi Corporation USB 1.1 Controller (rev 03)
00:07.3 USB Controller: ALi Corporation USB 2.0 Controller (rev 01)
00:07.4 FireWire (IEEE 1394): ALi Corporation M5253 P1394 OHCI 1.1 Controller
00:08.0 Ethernet controller: 3Com Corporation 3c905 100BaseTX [Boomerang]
00:09.0 Multimedia video controller: Brooktree Corporation Bt848 Video Capture (rev 01)
00:11.0 ISA bridge: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT8233 PCI to ISA Bridge
00:11.1 IDE interface: VIA Technologies, Inc. VT82C586A/B/VT82C686/A/B/VT823x/A/C PIPC Bus Master IDE (rev 06)
01:00.0 VGA compatible controller: nVidia Corporation NV15 [GeForce2 GTS/Pro] (rev a4)