To enable NCQ, try completing the following:
- Restart the server computer and access the system's BIOS during the boot process.
- Look for parameters referring to SATA.
- Choose AHCI (which would inherently enable NCQ) or Native accordingly.
After you've saved this setting, it should be applied the next time you restart the server computer. After you log on, you can look at the tailing lines in the dmesg log to ensure it's enabled (You should notice AHCI entries confirming that it was set up correctly):
tail -n 100 /var/log/dmesg
Originally Published: For Wowza Streaming Engine on 01-26-2016.
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