On Mon, Aug 14, 2000 at 01:34:46PM -0400, Rabeeh Khoury wrote:
> I'm running Linux over one of our embedded systems (MIPS cpu), I would
> like to ask how to register the DMA capabilities of our system
> controller that the Linux can use them ?
> Is there any function such as register_netdev, but for DMA's ?
> (register_dma etc...)
No. The assumption - which only is wrong for IBM PC style DMA but that
one is only used by a few legacy things like the floppy driver on PCs -
is that each card has it's own DMA engine and therefore there won't be
any problems with sharing it.