Subject: Re: NVIDIA drivers
To: None <,>
From: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 11/09/2002 17:19:53
On Sat, Nov 09, 2002 at 10:53:53PM +0100, Quentin Garnier wrote:
> I spent the day digging through NVidia, FreeBSD and NetBSD sources, and as
> long as I'm not a too dumb hacker, the driver is not too FreeBSD specific.
> Of course, there is a lot of issues, but they mainly involve memory
> management. One of them is the use of FreeBSD's contigmalloc, which
> doesn't seem to have an equivalent in NetBSD. 

That's not actually true -- you can use bus_dmamem_alloc to get contiguous

 Thor Lancelot Simon	                            
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