Subject: NetBSD with PCI bus?
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Kevin Kadow <>
List: current-users
Date: 06/18/1995 04:36:16
Does anybody have experience with NetBSD using PCI interface cards
(ethernet,SCSI)? I know the INSTALL file lists an NCR PCI SCSI board as

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I'm currently running on an EISA DX50 motherboard with an Adaptec 1742
EISA SCSI card and a SMC Elite ISA ethernet card. If I want to upgrade
to a pentium motherboard, the only affordable boards are ISA/PCI, which
means I'd have to switch to PCI since it can't handle my existing controller.

Has anybody tried this? How does PCI compare to EISA?
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