-CURRENT freeze at boot after update

Nicolas Blais nb_root at videotron.ca
Sat Jan 21 09:53:35 PST 2006

> Hi,
> I had the same problem, it seems to be related to
> http://lists.freebsd.org/pipermail/freebsd-current/2006-January/059782.html
>. Disable DMA on your CD/DVD drives, and it will work much better ;-)
> /boot/loader.conf -> hw.ata.atapi_dma=0
> But I hope this will be fixed in the future...

Thanks Cédric and Gavin, that was the problem! 

So is cd0/acd DMA broken on -CURRENT? Perhaps this little 'detail' should have 
made it to UPDATING...

Thanks again,

FreeBSD 7.0-CURRENT #0: Sat Jan 21 11:33:22 EST 2006     
root at clk01a:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/CLK01A 
PGP? (updated 16 Nov 05) : http://www.clkroot.net/security/nb_root.asc
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