[parisc-linux] ASP

Grant Grundler grundler@cup.hp.com
Fri, 12 Nov 1999 11:37:49 -0800

Matthew Wilcox wrote:
> The following devices _do_ go through ASP:
> EISA, 8042, SCSI, FDDI, RS232, Centronics, Ethernet, Graphics (1 + 2), Audio.
> which seems pretty comprehensive.  I'm wondering about slimming down our
> interrupt architecture for older machines; it's a trifle over-engineered
> for a machine which can't be expanded.

We need to be able to boot a CD on *any* HP box which parisc-linux
wants to support in order to install parisc-linux. If the kernel
modules will get rebuilt as part of a second pass to optimize code path
for older machines, go for it.


Grant Grundler
Unix Developement Lab