Subject: Re: getting to the floppy on a Multia
To: Tim Rightnour <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: port-alpha
Date: 12/13/1997 18:49:48
The problem, if I'm correct, is merely one of busifying the i386
floppy driver (someone correct me if I'm wrong...)


Tim Rightnour writes:
> On 13-Dec-97 Steve Price spoke unto us all:
> # I seem to remember reading somewhere in the Alpha WWW pages
> # that the floppy on the Multia is currently unsupported.  Is
> # this still true?  If so, does anybody any kind of specs on
> # it so that if somebody wanted to right a driver they could?
> Supposedly openbsd and linux support it.. Perhaps you could use that as a
> guide..
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> Tim Rightnour    -