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Re: shared-memory type ISA boards?

To: Eric Jorgensen <alhaz@xmission.com>, linux-mips@fnet.fr
Subject: Re: shared-memory type ISA boards?
From: ralf@uni-koblenz.de
Date: Tue, 18 Aug 1998 02:48:07 +0200
In-reply-to: <35D8690B.49FD228@xmission.com>; from Eric Jorgensen on Mon, Aug 17, 1998 at 11:31:56AM -0600
References: <35D8690B.49FD228@xmission.com>
On Mon, Aug 17, 1998 at 11:31:56AM -0600, Eric Jorgensen wrote:

>     I have an excess video capture device, having upgraded my main
> system from a Mediavision ProMovie Studio to a BT848 based board.
> 
>     Just for kicks, I was thinking it might be useful to install the
> board in my Magnum. From what I understand, this is a board that uses a
> range of  memory, an io port, and an irq. I'm also querying the
> Video4Linux mailing list, but, in the opinion of this list, are shared
> memory boards working well with linux/mips at this time?

Well written drivers should not need changes.

  Ralf

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