bug#171: [kernel] bug#171: kernel 2.5.58+CVS2558_PA2-LINUS_2558.diff.gz doesn't compile

Matthew Wilcox <willy@debian.org>, 171@bugs.parisc-linux.org Matthew Wilcox <willy@debian.org>, 171@bugs.parisc-linux.org

X-PA-RISC Linux-PR-Message: report 171
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Date: Thu, 23 Jan 2003 10:13:55 +0000
From: Matthew Wilcox <willy@debian.org>
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On Fri, Jan 17, 2003 at 09:19:06AM +0000, kernel-admin@lists.parisc-linux.org wrote:
> include/asm/floppy.h:235: `request_dma' undeclared here (not in a function)

floppy support has never worked for PA-RISC.  sure, we could make it
compile, but that still won't do you much good.  someone needs to write
code to make it work -- both for Lasi-based floppies & SuckyIO-based

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