[Soekris] Net5501: CS5536 IDE Driver doesn't work
Martin K. Petersen
mkp at mkp.net
Tue Jan 13 03:26:07 UTC 2009
>>>>> "Horst" == Horst Ritter <Horst at Netzritter.de> writes:
Horst> Just a concluding question: I assume the use of HDPARM is
Horst> obsolete when using PATA/SATA. Is this correct?
libata responds to the same knobs so hdparm still works.
Horst> The disk I/O stats seem to be reasonable:
Horst> hdparm -tT /dev/sda
Horst> Timing cached reads: 382 MB in 2.00 seconds = 190.83 MB/sec
Horst> Timing buffered disk reads: 90 MB in 3.03 seconds = 29.69
That looks about right (ignoring for a moment that hdparm is a pretty
poor benchmark tool).
Martin K. Petersen Oracle Linux Engineering
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