Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 15612
Kernel 2.2.16-17 i586 config doesn't enable Generic PCI bus-master DMA support
Last modified: 2008-05-01 11:37:57 EDT
Looking at the kernel SRPMS, the i586 kernel config file doesn't enable
Generic PCI bus-master DMA support like all of the other configs do.
There are a number of earlier pentium era chipsets this option is not safe. Its
annoying but for the moment hard to avoid. Paticularly it bites the VIA VP2