Subject: Re: Polled vs. interrupt driven pcmcia sockets
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Jason Thorpe <email@example.com>
Date: 09/25/1999 11:12:26
On 25 Sep 1999 07:56:49 -0000
> Since IRQs are so scarce on my laptop, I was wondering if it would be
> possible to modify the pcmcia goop to poll once every few seconds rather
> than use an interrupt tht sits idle most of the time.
More often than that... probably twice a second. You'd be really upset
if you pulled out a device and the kernel attempted to talk to it before
the next few-second interval was up.
-- Jason R. Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>