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SubjectRe: LANANA: To Pending Device Number Registrants
At 10:02 AM +0200 2001-05-16, Vojtech Pavlik wrote:
> > It's also true that some buses simply don't yield up physical
>> locations (ISA springs to mind,
>
>ISA is quite fine, you can use the i/o space as physical locations.

I meant physical not as in physical-vs-virtual addresses (all ISA
addresses, memory or IO, are physical in this sense, by the time they
get to the bus). Rather, I meant that you can't determine which slot
a given device is plugged into. If you have two NICs in two ISA
slots, there's no way to distinguish between the slots. In practice,
you'd have to experiment or remove a card and check the jumpering or
some such.
--
/Jonathan Lundell.
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