SiS630 Disabling Embedded Devices (was: Software Watchdog Timer)

Andrew Ip aip at
Wed Mar 19 10:33:00 CET 2003

> There are actually two cases. The first case is that you never want some 
> feature enable because of the motherboard design. The second is that you 
> want some features enabled/disabled. 
There are 3 pci slots on m758/m787.  If I want to use all 3 slots, I need
to disable audio/modem.  However, some applications might not want to disable
audio.  Even storing IRQ assignment is also very useful for debugging 
purpose.  Storing boot option is useful, too. I'm just thinking flexablity 


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