Re: ISA slot detection on PCI systems?

From: Eric S. Raymond (
Date: Wed Jan 02 2002 - 23:30:46 EST

Brian Gerst <>:
> > I realize this may sound like a dumb question...but are sure the card works
> > and is not just an inert mass o' silicon? I have couple of 3c509s knocking
> > around here myself and I'm not at all sure they're alive.
> Yes, it worked.

So there *is* a significant risk of false negatives.

Damn. That is not good.

		<a href="">Eric S. Raymond</a>

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