Subject: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/arch/sparc
To: Valeriy E. Ushakov <email@example.com>
From: Ben Harris <bjh21@NetBSD.org>
Date: 02/10/2004 10:49:19
On Tue, 10 Feb 2004, Valeriy E. Ushakov wrote:
> > > > __HAVE_NWSCONS seems to mean, "If this port uses pckbc(4), it also uses
> > > > sys/dev/pckbc/files.pckbc." This is true of sparc...
> > >
> > > This is not true. __HAVE_NWSCONS means that only pckbd(4) ever
> > > attaches to pckbc(4). Which is NOT true of sparc!
> > That can't be correct, since i386 defines __HAVE_NWSCONS, and it attaches
> > pms(4) and pcconskbd(4) at pckbd(4).
> Having reread pckbc.c I can see where I misinterpreted the logic of
> the ifdefs. Sorry.
> (btw, pms(4) is really immaterial in this
> context, as it's not a console input device).
I thought it might be, which is why I picked a port with pcconskbd(4).
Ben Harris <bjh21@NetBSD.org>
Portmaster, NetBSD/acorn26 <URL:http://www.NetBSD.org/Ports/acorn26/>