Subject: Re: pcmcia support on sparcbooks
To: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Dan Poler <email@example.com>
Date: 10/08/2000 18:25:27
I'm fairly certain that the Tadpole uses someting other than nell for its
On Sun, 8 Oct 2000, David Brownlee wrote:
> Date: Sun, 8 Oct 2000 23:05:18 +0100 (BST)
> From: David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> To: James Sharp <email@example.com>
> Cc: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: pcmcia support on sparcbooks
> On Sun, 8 Oct 2000, James Sharp wrote:
> > > I believe a driver for was written based on the docs, but noone
> > > with time and ability to work on the code had access to the
> > > hardware. Once the pcmcia driver is working then all of the
> > > pcmcia cards supported by NetBSD should just work.
> > I've got a 3GX running NetBSD I'll be willing to test software on.
> A good start might be to uncomment nell in and try to compile
> a current kernel.
> AFAIK there are two issues
> a) It conflicts with the IRQ for audio
> b) It doesn't actually probe cards (though detects inserts)
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