Subject: Re: port-i386/5786: APM: unknown error code
To: None <email@example.com>
From: John Kohl <jtk@NetBSD.ORG>
Date: 07/26/1998 21:05:51
>>>>> "Chris" == Chris G Demetriou <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Chris> John Kohl suggested a patch to me (regarding clearing the carry bit
Chris> before making the APM call), but I don't have it handy and never had a
Chris> chance to try it. John?
I've had a few people try it, it doesn't help--either the NetBSD code or
the BIOS is setting the carry bit without an appropriate error code.
I can't find the error in the NetBSD side, but it certainly could be
there. See sys/arch/i386/i386/apmcall.s if you want to read the code
and try to figure out if/where we're screwing up.
==John Kohl <email@example.com>, <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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