Subject: Re: Stallion driver
To: Martin J. Laubach <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 03/02/2001 08:25:33
On Fri, Mar 02, 2001 at 05:20:59PM +0100, Martin J. Laubach wrote:

 >   We thought so. BTW, one of the card variants uses a CD1400,
 > as the Cyclades do -- wouldn't make it sense to abstract the
 > "access register" function, pass it in as function pointer (or
 > whatever), have a higher level driver that did CD1400 handling
 > and a lower level driver that translates stuff into however the
 > board designed laid out their register map?

Yes, having a core CD1400 driver that could be used by both the
"cy" and Stallion driver would be really nice.  Please clean up
the CD1400 code while you're at it :-)

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>