Fedora Core 5: Still needs ide=nodma for mediacheck

Horst von Brand vonbrand at inf.utfsm.cl
Wed Mar 22 23:28:15 UTC 2006

I burned CDs for FC5 under rawhide (up to date as of yesterday), and wasted
several CD blanks when the nediacheck uniformly told me they were bad... a
recheck after booting with "linux mediacheck ide=nodma" declared them in
good health. I found the above workaround by surfing the net, for FC4.
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