On Mon, Jul 11, 2005 at 04:08:00PM +0200, Stanislaw Skowronek wrote:
> > Of course there's a NIC. The driver has no special handling for IP27 and
> > is capable of reading the NICs on some machines at least. That would be
> > a rather suprising ability if there was no NIC associated with that IOC3 ;-)
> There is only a MAC NIC on a machine ths has. Remember that the Octane
> does not have the BaseIO NIC at the IOC3; both NICs placed there are
> actually hacks because of XBOW MicroLAN bug.
I was speaking of IP27, obviously.
> > > This is weird. This means the keyboard will not be operational, and I wish
> > > somebody (Ralf) looks into this. The IOC3 on IP27 BaseIO is a dual-slot
> > > device (takes two IRQs, the INTA and INTA+2).
> > All information that I have says only INTA is being used for IP27. It
> > will probably take a bit of testing.
> Yeah, change the interrupt assignments in ioc3.c, plug in a keyboard and
> try. If it works, everybody wins :)
I could do - but the plane ticket to plug the keyboard is on you ;-)