>> Since I tried the 2.5 kernel versions somewhere in the 2.5.6x range, I
>> see rather odd port naming for the extra 4 serial ports on a PCI-card.
>Which driver are you using ?
See attached CONFIG_SERIAL* from my config, this is the 'standard'
serial port driver.
>> The first two are numered as ttyS14, ttyS15 while the last two are
>> ttyS2 and ttyS3 !
>> I tried to find where these numbers are coming from but
>> couldn't really
>> find an obvious place in the various drivers/char/* or
>Numbering seems to be coming out of
>drivers/serial/core.c : uart_find_match_or_unused
>which is responsible for finding an unused state for the port.
>However, the code there seems to be clean and I guess we should look
>where the state are initialized.
# CONFIG_SERIAL_NONSTANDARD is not set
# Serial drivers
# CONFIG_SERIAL_8250_DETECT_IRQ is not set
# CONFIG_SERIAL_8250_RSA is not set
# Non-8250 serial port support
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