Subject: Re: looking for devices on PCI bus
To: Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Wiz <email@example.com>
Date: 05/01/2001 23:46:25
In article <20010501193321.B475@antioche.eu.org> you wrote:
> there is at last 2 situations where we want to look for PCI devices of a
> given type in the system. The first one is for LKM device driver (we
> need to find the devices we can drive at lkm load time), the second is for
> pciide (where I need to find which pcib we have to know the exact type of
> VIA IDE controller). For now the only way to do this would be to duplicate
> part of pci.c in various drivers which need it, so I think it's time to come
> with a generic way of doing this.
I think we also want this for some of the X servers.
These also want to know the address space of the cards, of course
-- perhaps you could provide some functions for that, too? :)
Or should this be somehow done by the callback() function?
Thomas Klausner - firstname.lastname@example.org
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