Subject: Re: New NCR driver
To: Jeff Rizzo <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/22/2000 14:38:38
On Fri, Apr 21, 2000 at 06:15:11PM -0700, Jeff Rizzo wrote:
> One additional datapoint:  it seems to work (certainly better than the ncr
> driver!) on my Tyan (i386) motherboard with 53C896:
> [...]

Cool, thanks for the report !

> Is there any chance that this driver (when it's finished) will work with
> minor tweaking under 1.4.X? 

This should be quite easy, yes (maybe I'll submit a pullup for 1.4.x). For
now it will not work because there's no support for polling mode (this means
that crash dumps don't work either).

Manuel Bouyer <>