Subject: Re: Problem with isapnp on 1.3alpha install flopy
To: None <port-i386@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Mike Long <email@example.com>
Date: 12/02/1997 14:02:31
>Date: Sun, 30 Nov 1997 23:15:07 -0600 (CST)
>From: Dave Huang <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> I did notice that Windows 95 says the ISA PnP read-data
>port on that machine is at 0x2f0-0x2f3. It was at 0x270-0x273 on the other
>machine, where isapnp did work.
I find it interesting that Win95 allocates a four-port range for the
read port. There's probably some borken hardware out there that
forgets to decode the two LSBs or decodes them improperly.
Mike Long <email@example.com> http://www.shore.net/~mikel
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