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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] add PCI ROMs to sysfs

    > I haven't received any comments on pci-sysfs-rom-17.patch. Is everyone
    > asleep or is it ready to be pushed upstream? I'm still not sure that
    > anyone has tried it on a ppc machine.

    I was away, so sorry for the delay. The patch looks OK to me now.

    I was thinking again about the VGA ROM's and I tend to believe that even if
    you happen to guess correctly where is the ROM shadowed, it would be better
    to show the _original_ ROM image and deliver the shadow copy as a separate
    file. (If somebody decides to initialize the VGA manually by running the
    code in the ROM, is the shadow copy any better?)

    I think that we can apply the current version of the patch (maybe except the
    shadowing logic) and think about these issues later.

    Have a nice fortnight
    Martin `MJ' Mares <>
    Faculty of Math and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Rep., Earth
    "In theory, practice and theory are the same, but in practice they are different." -- Larry McVoy
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