> I'd like to know whether check_region() and request_region() will be
> permitted in ide chipset drivers in kernel 2.4 again as were in 2.2
> or is there any other way how to test and reserve some io ports?
The proper way in 2.4 is to call request_region() and check its return
code unless you're doing ISA autoprobing where check_region() becomes
handy (actually, it does request_region() and release_region()
Have a nice fortnight
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