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    SubjectRe: modules.isapnpmap vs modules.alias
    On Wed, 20 Sep 2006 18:53:01 +0200 iSteve wrote:

    > Greetings,
    > I'm looking at the modules.isapnpmap and I compare it with modules.alias file.
    > For example:
    >
    > -modules.isapnpmap:
    > snd-mpu401 0xffff 0xffff 0x00000000 0xd041 0x06b0
    > -EOF
    >
    > -modules.alias:
    > alias: pnp:dPNPb006*
    > -EOF
    >
    > I am trying to resolve the isapnpmap into the alias. I figured most of it, but
    > I'm confused by the "PNP" part. It is obvious that vendor 0xd041 conforms to
    > "PNP", as all devices that have vendor 0xd041 have PNP and vice versa, similarly
    > for eg. vendor 0xa865 and "YMH"...
    >
    > However, how can I actually translate "PNP" to "0xd041" (and/or backwards)?

    It's defined in the MS ISA PNP spec from
    http://www.microsoft.com/whdc/resources/respec/specs/pnpisa.mspx

    I just went thru the bit fiddling exercise, so holler if you
    want/need help with it. (I'd rather just teach you how to fish
    instead of giving you fish.)

    > Thanks in advance for any reply.
    > Please, CC me, as I am not subscribed to the mailing list.

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    ~Randy
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