[Mplayer-users] Do I need to turn on the DMA

Gábor Lénárt lgb at lgb.hu
Wed Jun 13 18:49:31 CEST 2001

On Thu, Jun 14, 2001 at 12:18:38AM +0800, soon93 wrote:
> Do I need to turn on the DMA when playback DVD?
>      hdparm -d 1 /dev/hdc

No you don't need but it's recommended :) This is a question like: "do I
need start the engine of my car to travel with it or it's okey to
push it myself?" Of course both methods are right but which is the faster?

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