<CT> Re: Looking for V930D.386

  • From: Alan Grimes <alangrimes@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: calmira_tips@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 16 Jan 2002 11:34:24 -0500


> When Windows loads, perhaps. But when you deal with large files on
> relatively current drives everything that can use a DMA mode will have
> quite an advantage. BTW there a DOS busmaster drivers for both older
> VIA and Intel southbridges which should enable DMA mode in WfW as well.

Interesting, show me! =)

> > If your trying for 32bit file access and 32bit drive
> > access, be careful-
> > it wouldn't allow me to access my CD-ROM with 32 drive
> > access.
> 
> As a fix, you can use the Mitsumi CD-ROM driver and the 386 file that
> comes with it - this works around this problem, somehow.

I don't think that would work, Mitsumi has a proprietary drive
controller... however, the driver might possibly still work in some
fassion...

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