Subject: Re: no fdc driver for XEN0 configuration?
To: None <port-xen@NetBSD.org>
From: Klaus Heinz <heinz@NetBSD.org>
Date: 02/20/2006 23:57:09
Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> If I remember properly, it's because the floppy drive needs ISA DMA,
> which is not implemented in NetBSD/Xen (I don't know the details of
> ISA DMA so I don't know if Xen can do it or not, and I don't remember if
> a linux kernel sees it under Xen 2.0.x).
According to http://tinyurl.com/pe5tn Debian Linux can use programmed IO
to access the floppy disk.