Subject: Re: ISA direct config of ACPI devices
To: None <>
From: Joerg Sonnenberger <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 11/23/2007 21:29:41
On Fri, Nov 23, 2007 at 03:08:55PM -0500, Jared D. McNeill wrote:
> On Fri, 23 Nov 2007, Matthias Drochner wrote:
>> cube's acpipcib would support it naturally, so I don't
>> think an extension of pcib (which would need to be
>> updated anytime a new southbridge comes out) is useful.
> I'm not so sure that there are ACPI methods for intr and dma handling..

In theory yes. In practise just look how many ICH6 style notebooks are
sold where the BIOS doesn't include HPET in the DSDT...