Jeff Garzik wrote:
Like I mentioned in a
> previous message, the Via parport code is ugly and should go into a Via
> superio driver. It is simply not scalable to consider the alternative
> -- add superio code to parport_pc.c for each ISA bridge out there. I
> think the same principle applies to this discussion as well.
Yes, superio will go away and replaced by user level utility:
PNPBIOS and ACPI will help to configure parallel ports (and others),
after some issues have been resolved.
Again this will be builtin to parport (and not parport_acpi.o etc)
to make it failproof.
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