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    SubjectRe: Alan's bug catalogue
    >     Matthias> With more than 16 MBytes? You obviously won't have a
    > Matthias> probelm obtaining DMA memory if you have 16 or less...
    > I have exactly 16Mb. I don't see how having more memory makes it more
    > difficult to find spare DMA pages, but what would I know? :-)

    the isa bus can't address more than 16mb of memory, therefore if you have
    more than 16mb, dma transfers can only be completed into the lower 16mb.
    If a buffer is located at 17mb, the transfer will have to be double
    buffered- dma'd into a portion of memory below 16mb, and copied to the
    portion of memory above 16mb.

    Brian Pape

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