[lkml]   [2001]   [Oct]   [17]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
Messages in this thread
SubjectRe: [PATCH] PnP BIOS -- bugfix; update devlist on setpnp
On Wed, 2001-10-17 at 12:04, Gunther Mayer wrote:
> i2c-piix4 has to be taught to ignore PNP0c0x reservations.
> PNP0C02 means "mainboard resource" and obviously i2c-piix4
> would like to use it, so it should make use of it's knowledge.
> As "mainboard resouce" is very generic we must reserve it
> to protect against mapping other addresses over it.

Your approach would work. But ...

Alan has said that the thing to do is mark these resources
as extant but unused. I presume one does this by calling
request_resource with appropriate flags [un]set.


To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
More majordomo info at
Please read the FAQ at

 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:08    [W:0.079 / U:3.368 seconds]
©2003-2020 Jasper Spaans|hosted at Digital Ocean and TransIP|Read the blog|Advertise on this site