Re: include/linux/pci.h

Aaron Crane (
Mon, 9 Dec 1996 16:44:50 GMT

Paul Gortmaker <> wrote:
> > I submitted this patch TWICE to the "official" Linux PCI responsibles
> > (, but they neither replied, nor included
> > it into the linux kernel, so I gave up. I wonder why they didn't use it...
> > It's not really a "dangerous" patch, is it?
> Others have told me that they too send new ID #'s to the above for
> otherwise unknown ethernet devices, over six months ago, and got no
> reply or inclusion in pci.h
> If this address is now equivalent to then we
> should pull it from the printk() as it just makes us look like
> a bunch of arrogant snobs who ignore e-mail.
> Paul.

If this address is no longer useful, then here's another patch. It's
against quite an old kernel, but it should apply anyway.

(BTW, I'm sorry if the spaces/tabs have all screwed up, but this MUA is
about as bad as you can find and is all I can get my hands on.)

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diff -u linux-2.1.2/include/linux/pci.h linux/include/linux/pci.h
--- linux-2.1.2/include/linux/pci.h Thu Oct 3 10:36:55 1996
+++ linux/include/linux/pci.h Wed Oct 9 23:01:35 1996
@@ -271,6 +271,7 @@
#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_CIRRUS_5434_4 0x00a4
#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_CIRRUS_5434_8 0x00a8
#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_CIRRUS_5436 0x00ac
+#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_CIRRUS_5446 0x00b8
#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_CIRRUS_6729 0x1100
#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_CIRRUS_7542 0x1200
#define PCI_DEVICE_ID_CIRRUS_7543 0x1202