Floppy drive not detected after 8.0-RELEASE->8.1-PRERELEASE
scott-allendorf at uiowa.edu
Sat May 29 20:54:52 UTC 2010
Jung-uk Kim wrote:
> On Friday 28 May 2010 03:35 pm, Scott Allendorf wrote:
>> Andriy Gapon wrote:
>>> on 28/05/2010 19:32 Scott Allendorf said the following:
>>>> I recently upgraded to 8.1-PRERELEASE (amd64) on a Dell Optiplex
>>>> 960 running 8.0-RELEASE. After the upgrade, my floppy drive was
>>>> no longer detected. After a binary search, the following commit
>>>> appears to be responsible:
>>> Can you check if reverting of MFC of the following helps (it's a
>>> part of that big ACPI MFC)?
>>> r200554 | jkim | 2009-12-15 00:28:32 +0200 (Tue, 15 Dec 2009) | 3
>>> lines Remove _FDE quirk handling as these quirks are
>>> automatically repaired by ACPICA layer since ACPICA 20091214.
>> Thank you for your quick reply to my message.
>> Reverting this change (src/sys/dev/fdc/fdc_acpi.c from 184.108.40.206 to
>> 220.127.116.11) appears to have fixed the issue. The floppy drive is now
>> detected and it is functional. There do not appear to be any side
> Please try the attached patch. Sorry, it was stupid. :-(
> Jung-uk Kim
Applying the patch to r200554 of fdc_acpi.c (18.104.22.168) appears to fix
the issue. Once again, the floppy drive is detected and it is
functional. There do not appear to be any side effects.
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