Re: [patch] turn off CONFIG_FD on ia64?

From: Jes Sorensen <>
Date: 2003-08-25 19:03:31
>>>>> "Martin" == Martin Pool <> writes:

Martin> On 5 Aug 2003, David Mosberger <>
Martin> wrote:
>>  Perhaps the check should be against ISA instead?  Or are there
>> non-ISA systems with such a floppy controller?  In any case, the
>> final decision of course rests with the maintainer of block/Kconfig
>> (probably best to bring it up on lkml).

Martin> Other systems (such as Amiga and m68k) have non-ISA floppy
Martin> drives, which are reached through an ad-hoc abstraction layer
Martin> defined by different implementations of asm/floppy.h:

Catching up on old mail here, however Amiga never used the standard
style floppy driver, we had our own. I think there is one m68k based
box which used the ISA style one.

Sparc also uses drivers/block/floppy.c and they don't have ISA.

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