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Re: [PATCH] zs: Move to the serial subsystem

To: "Maciej W. Rozycki" <macro@linux-mips.org>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] zs: Move to the serial subsystem
From: Jan Rekorajski <baggins@sith.mimuw.edu.pl>
Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2007 14:50:52 +0200
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On Wed, 30 May 2007, Maciej W. Rozycki wrote:

> On Wed, 30 May 2007, Jan Rekorajski wrote:
> 
> > Look functional to me (just booted my DecStation 5000/240) :)
> 
>  Great!  Thanks for testing.
> 
> > Any chance to get LK201/401 keyboard and vsxxxaa mouse working with this?
> 
>  For the time being a solution is the patch below and then:
[...]

Keyboard works, I have functional console :)
Mouse looks good too, but I'll test it when I install a functional
system on that machine.

>  I am looking into a solution that would make it automatic without the 
> need of involving userland which just does not seem right here -- you do 
> want to run your kernel with "init=/bin/bash" or suchlike and have your 
> virtual terminal console usable.  I will remove the old lk201 bits then.

Why not do that in the driver? AFAIK there can't be anything else on
those ports.

Janek
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