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re: port-amd64/36350

The following reply was made to PR port-amd64/36350; it has been noted by GNATS.

From: matthew green <>
Subject: re: port-amd64/36350
Date: Wed, 11 Aug 2010 12:42:02 +1000

 >  But how many of the existing i386 manual pages are really applicable to
 >  AMD64? Is something like pnpbios(4) even present in AMD64? Is it really
 >  worth the trouble to move manual pages of legacy devices such as fdc(4) to
 >  man4.x86? (Also: why is something like fdc(4) even in AMD64/GENERIC?)
 there are amd64 machines with floppy controllers, and even some with
 actual drives attached that worked.  i'ver seen them.

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