Re: ISA slot detection on PCI systems?

From: Alan Cox (
Date: Thu Jan 03 2002 - 07:14:47 EST

> You have my intentions backwards. What I'd like to be able to do is
> suppress ISA_SLOTS when there are detectably *no* ISA cards. Unfortunately
> I have had it demonstrated that the DMI tables can give false negatives
> (false positives would not have been a showstopper).

Thats why I also suggested using lspci and looking for an ISA bridge.
If you have no PCI its probably ISA. If you have no PCI/ISA bridge its
very very unlikely to be ISA
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