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Re: Should /dev/kmem support above 0x80000000 area?

To: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl>
Subject: Re: Should /dev/kmem support above 0x80000000 area?
From: Guido Guenther <guido.guenther@gmx.net>
Date: Mon, 11 Dec 2000 13:41:33 +0100
Cc: linux-mips@oss.sgi.com
In-reply-to: <Pine.GSO.3.96.1001211122115.18945B-100000@delta.ds2.pg.gda.pl>; from macro@ds2.pg.gda.pl on Mon, Dec 11, 2000 at 12:28:19PM +0100
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On Mon, Dec 11, 2000 at 12:28:19PM +0100, Maciej W. Rozycki wrote:
> friends) by glibc.  At least XFree86 and SVGATextMode make use of these
> features.  I suppose it's the same for MIPS (I haven't checked, though). 
Yes. xf86MapVidMem & friends use /dev/mem to mmap videomemory & iospace
independent of architecure.
 -- Guido

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