PING: Someone on the core team. (Modem Problem)
peterjeremy at optushome.com.au
Sun Feb 18 06:26:40 UTC 2007
On 2007-Feb-17 13:46:20 -0800, Daniel Rudy <dr2867 at pacbell.net> wrote:
>Well, I commented out the sio driver and replaced it with the uart
>driver. Now it works fine. Thank you for your extensive help in this
>matter. So I assume that sio(4) and uart(4) are mutually exclusive of
Yes. Only one driver can claim a physical device (multi-function
devices have to be treated a busses with several children). There are
a number of drivers in FreeBSD that have overlapping capabilities - in
which case the safest approach is to only load the ones you don't want.
uart(4) is a more recent serial driver and I believe it will supplant
sio(4) in time but I believe there are still some kludges that require
I'm glad you resolved your problems.
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