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Re: Irqs

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Subject: Re: Irqs
From: Michael Engel <engel@numerik.math.uni-siegen.de>
Date: Sun, 30 Aug 1998 21:50:59 +0200 (MET DST)
In-reply-to: <Pine.LNX.3.96.980830150351.12618F-100000@apt4g.a3nyc.com> from "Thomas Riemer" at Aug 30, 98 03:05:08 pm
> I noticed the line
> 
> dev->irq = 5 
> 
> in declance.c....
> 
> How does the linux stuff prevent clashes on interrupt numbers?  Is
> there a list somewhere that is used to prevent interrupt clashes?

The IRQs for the onboard peripherals are fixed, so there isn't a chance
of a clash. The code above will not work for a TurboChannel Lance option 
module, I'm afraid ...

regards,
        Michael

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