Subject: Re: Q-Bus IDE controllers.
To: Brian D Chase <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 01/04/2000 22:22:03
On Mon, Jan 03, 2000 at 01:57:13PM -0800, Brian D Chase wrote:
> It's a pretty simple design without DMA capabilities, but it does open the
> door to using really cheap IDE drives for storage.  It's a non-MSCP
> device so a new device driver would have to be written for NetBSD, but I
> don't imagine that would be a horrible task given the interface details
> illustrated in the example code for the other operating systems.  I'd even
> be willing to take a crack at it.

I'd be happy to help you (or anyone else :) with this if you can get the

Manuel Bouyer <>