AHCI dvd woes

David Demelier demelier.david at gmail.com
Thu Feb 3 19:25:51 UTC 2011

On 02/02/2011 05:56, Neil Short wrote:
> old problem on HP laptops. the workaround has been to go to the BIOS and switch from AHCI to IDE interface; but my BIOS doesn't support switching.
> is anybody working on this?
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What's your problem exactly ? If you're not using ahci(4) and using AHCI 
interface on your laptop you may encounter troubles yes.

I personnally prefere switching to IDE it works better, but because you 
can't try the ahci(4) driver.


David Demelier

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