[tulip] the question about hotplug in tulip driver(not buildtin
Tue Feb 11 13:41:04 2003
On Tue, 11 Feb 2003, niceboy wrote:
> Can any comment to let me can use hotplug in tulip driver?
The Tulip driver has supported hotplug for many years.
> The original driver defines an Option CardBus,
Yes, to interface to the original PCMCIA code.
A similar interface to the standard Scyld hotplug code is provided with
the "cb_shim" module.
> but the newer cardmgr treats the cardbus as Hotplug PCI. So
> I can not hotswap with tulip driver. I trace the code, but the coding
> style is old PCI programming style. Anyone can help me??
What driver version are you looking at?
Most of the PCI drivers I release do have hotplug support, and have had
it for many years. I suspect that you are either looking at an old
driver or do not understand the interface.
Donald Becker firstname.lastname@example.org
Scyld Computing Corporation http://www.scyld.com
410 Severn Ave. Suite 210 Scyld Beowulf cluster system
Annapolis MD 21403 410-990-9993