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Old 10-26-2005, 05:26 PM   #1
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DMA enabling on ACER 4650

If you want enable DMA on disk's type IC25N006
Follow this steps:

1.copy the patch in you linux-2.6.x source directory where from you are building the kernel
2.apply the patch: patch -p1 < centrino.patch
3.make new kernel
4.try hdparm -d1 /dev/hdx x=a,b,c,d .....

Last edited by Ihaveno; 10-27-2005 at 12:56 PM.
Old 10-27-2005, 08:23 AM   #2
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Or dowload the patch from this site but dont forget to change the path to your kernel source int the file you dowloaded.


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