Note: this presentation is badly outdated; it's from 1998.
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UDMA Still Under Development

Support for IDE UDMA drives is largely complete, though some drives and chipsets are still under development. The Ultra-DMA Mini-HOWTO has the latest information on how and when to use UDMA.

It's worth noting that Windows has similar problems. A pair of articles in InfoWorld Magazine by Brian Livingston detail UDMA problems and solutions:

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