Kernel patches significance in LinuxBIOS cvs

ron minnich rminnich at
Wed Apr 9 16:31:01 CEST 2003

On 9 Apr 2003, Eric W. Biederman wrote:

> Note that while it works it is not the correct fix.

agreed, my patch is very ugly. 

> There is a place in the probe code where the kernel should spin
> on the busy bit.  But so far Linux has ignored that.

linux has not gotten this right for 3 years now, I gave up waiting.


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