Re: ISA slot detection on PCI systems?

From: Dave Jones (
Date: Thu Jan 03 2002 - 08:46:47 EST

On Thu, 3 Jan 2002, Horst von Brand wrote:

> I'd wagger Aunt Tillie doesn't run Linux on Ye Olde Coffepot, but on a new,
> PCI-only machine. So this is doubly silly...

*your* Aunt Tillie perhaps. I know several folks whose parents have
now inherited their offsprings old computers, and are now using Linux
on them to read their mail, write a book, whatever..
And these cast offs are not fantastic machines, they're 486/586 class.

Fleeting judgements like yours above are just plain wrong.

| Dave Jones.
| SuSE Labs

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