Subject: Re: some perplexity
To: Charles M. Hannum <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
Date: 09/25/1998 08:50:39
"Charles M. Hannum" <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > On the other hand these two drivers would be the only ones in the whole
> > system having the same manufacturer and the same bus architecture.
> Actually, there is at least one other example: the Adaptec 1542
> (`aha') and Adaptec 1522 (`aic'), which are both ISA SCSI controllers.
> (Although this is a little different in that one is a `smart' board
> and the other is a `dumb' board.)
of scsi drivers, those may be the only one...
However, ethernet drivers are nother. the record there for same
manufacturer & bus would seem to be 5 (!!), for the 3c50
boards on ISA. 8-)
Chris Demetriou - email@example.com - http://www.netbsd.org/People/Pages/cgd.html
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