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From: Alan Cox <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk>
To: jdthood@mail.com (Thomas Hood)
Cc: alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk (Alan Cox), linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: Linux should not set the "PnP OS" boot flag
Date: Sun, 7 Oct 2001 22:59:16 +0100 (BST)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <E15qLx6-00070R-00@the-village.bc.nu> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <1002474604.831.134.camel@thanatos> from "Thomas Hood" at Oct 07, 2001 01:10:00 PM

> I append the patch that shows the sort of thing that I think needs
> to be done.  (This patch includes the change from spin_lock to 
> spin_lock_irqsave.)  The patch would need to be accompanied by the
> addition of stuff to allow the user to define CONFIG_PNPOS.

Would it not be better to tackle the job head on ? If the pnpbios scan
as it walks the devices configured them would that do the job ?

  reply	other threads:[~2001-10-07 21:53 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 15+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2001-10-07  2:54 Thomas Hood
2001-10-07 10:02 ` Alan Cox
2001-10-07 13:50   ` Thomas Hood
2001-10-07 14:07     ` Dave Jones
2001-10-07 14:18     ` Alan Cox
2001-10-07 17:10       ` Thomas Hood
2001-10-07 21:59         ` Alan Cox [this message]
2001-10-07 17:54       ` Thomas Hood
  -- strict thread matches above, loose matches on Subject: below --
2001-10-08 12:40 Thomas Hood
2001-10-08 13:25 ` Stelian Pop
2001-10-08 22:12   ` J.D. Hood
2001-10-06  3:35 Thomas Hood
2001-10-06 19:24 ` Eric W. Biederman
2001-10-06 21:11   ` Alan Cox
2001-10-07  1:08     ` Eric W. Biederman

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