Subject: Re: ncr driver working with Symbios 53C896?
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jeff Rizzo <email@example.com>
Date: 04/21/2000 15:43:39
On Mon, Apr 17, 2000 Jason Thorpe wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 17, 2000 at 09:32:50AM +0200, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > Ok, in fact the 896 is a 64bit device so the PCI registers are not the same
> > (appart from that it should be backward-compatible with the 895).
> > Could you try the attached patch ? Should also work for 1.4.2.
> This by itself probably won't work. Bill Studenmund has some patches that
> add support for 64-bit PCI memory mappings, and I expect they will be added
> to -current shortly.
Is there any chance these patches can be backported to 1.4.2? I would
dearly love to be able to use this motherboard with released code.
Even if I can't, though, being able to use it under -current would