Re: ASUS A7V8X-X freezing

From: Uwe Lienig (uwe.lienig_at_fif.mw.htw-dresden.de)
Date: 03/16/04


Date: Tue, 16 Mar 2004 16:01:54 +0100

Dominique Dumont wrote:
> Uwe Lienig <uwe.lienig@fif.mw.htw-dresden.de> writes:
>
>
>>The problem itself is a total freeze at a random point. I've installed
>>SuSE Linux 8.2 and updated to the latest patches.
>
>
> Are you using amd74xx module ?
lsmod shows nothing of this.
hdparm -I gives udma6. Will try to lower the dma setting. But I'll have to wait
when the next freeze will come.

>
> If yes, check udma setting with hdparm -I.
>
> If it's set to udma5, you can try to lower the speed with 'hdparm -X
> umda4'.
>
> This trick solved the random freeze I had on my a7n8x deluxe
> (nforce2).
>
> But please read hdparm man page first.
>
> Cheers
>
>
>

Thanks.