Harald, thanks for the little irq explanation.
On Sun, 30 Aug 1998, Harald Koerfgen wrote:
> This works only for onboard devices. PMAD-AA option modules need
> different treatment, but that would make declance.c unneccesary complicated
> right now. I suggest we concentrate on bringing device drivers to work, and
> later if it makes sense to merge them.
Indeed, I almost can't wait for 2.1.116. Hope that drivers/char is
identical to Linus' 2.1.16 because that would make life easier for a
framebuffer console. There's quite a difference between the console and
framebuffer code in 2.1.100 and in 2.1.116.