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    SubjectRe: *massive* slowdowns on 2.4.1-pre1[1|2]
    > Kernel 2.4.1-pre11 and pre12 are both massively slower than 2.4.0 on the
    > same machine, compiled with the same options. The machine is a Athlon
    > 900 on a KT133 chipset. The slowdown is noticealbe in all areas...

    this is known: Linus decreed that, since two people reported
    disk corruption on VIA, any machine with a VIA southbridge
    must boot in stupid 1992 mode (PIO). (yes, it might be possible
    to boot with ide=autodma or something, but who would guess?)

    Linus: I hope you don't consider this a releasable state!
    VIA now owns 40% of the chipset market...

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