Subject: Re: isa/fd.c #error
To: Jason R Thorpe <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Bill Sommerfeld <email@example.com>
Date: 02/13/2001 09:44:37
> Unfortunately, that driver historically had machdep stuff in it.
> On the i386, it reads the NVRAM to decide the density of the floppy
> drives. On the Alpha, it can't do this, and there was some other
> random thing it did on the BeBox...
so, why hasn't someone done the obvious thing and added an MD callback
to the floppy driver for stuff like density support?