Subject: Re: Getting current install floppies
To: Paul Hoffman <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: current-users
Date: 05/15/2001 23:35:39
On Tue, May 15, 2001 at 02:25:04PM -0700, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> At 8:46 PM +0200 5/15/01, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> >Hi,
> >I've seen other systems where some PCI busses have only memory space enabled.
> >The ahc driver seems to be able to deal with this (at last the adapter
> >can be mapped in memory space) but it's disabled (see ahc_pci.c)
> >When it's enabled the machine panics with a uvm_fault() in a place which
> >shouldn't happen (and is by no way related to registers).
> >
> >I tried a hacked kernel to force the driver to use memory space instead of
> >I/O space for ahc, and it didn't panic on my machine.
> If someone could make me install floppies for this and/or 
> Kanaoka-san's previous suggestions, I'm happy to try them out. In 
> fact, I'm more than happy...

I can, but I'm quite sure this will panic; this is already what we tried
with the 1.5 boot floppies ...

Manuel Bouyer <>