Re: ISA slot detection on PCI systems?

From: Cameron Simpson (
Date: Thu Jan 03 2002 - 16:58:38 EST

On Thu, Jan 03, 2002 at 12:35:36PM +0000, Alan Cox <> wrote:
| > Further, binaries which grovel in /dev/kmem tend to have to be kept in sync
| > with the kernel; in-kernel code is fundamentally in sync.
| Disagree. Its reading BIOS tables not poking at kernel internals

I'll pay this one. Assuming the BIOS is always (in some guarrenteed hw
related sense) in the same place in kmem.

Cameron Simpson, DoD#743

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