MSI 6712 KT4AV asl/dsdt acpi + floppy hack
skywizard at MyBSD.org.my
Mon Jun 14 17:09:55 GMT 2004
On Mon, 14 Jun 2004 08:11:29 -0700 (PDT)
Nate Lawson <nate at root.org> wrote:
> On Mon, 14 Jun 2004, Ariff Abdullah wrote:
> > On Sun, 13 Jun 2004 15:54:04 -0700 (PDT)
> > Nate Lawson <nate at root.org> wrote:
> > > I just committed code changing the sysresource behavior. It
> > > should work without your trick. Please cvsup and test.
> > >
> > > On Sun, 13 Jun 2004, Ariff Abdullah wrote:
> > > > Those with MSI 6712 KT4AV motherboard plagued with floppy
> > > > controller disability can try this to *re*enable your
> > > > controller back. The trick is to move 0x03F0 resource out of
> > > > SYSR , and put it under FDC0. Take a look at
> > > > http://staff.mybsd.org.my/skywizard/FreeBSD/msi_acpi/ .
> > > >
> > > > Perhaps other simmilar cases can be cured using this trick.
> > > > Good luck.
> > > >
> > I'm afraid the result still the same (done with
> > update/buildworld). My various dmesg messages:
> Yes, sorry. My commit would fix the case where it was under SYSR
> (system resource) _and_ FDC0.CRS (floppy current resources) but it
> turns out to be missing there, as you found. Try seeing how it
> works for you with just adding the 0x03F0 line under FDC0 and not
> deleting it from SYSR. (I just want to be sure my resource code
> works for you, this is not a final fix.)
Looks perfect, without removing from SYSR and simply add the missing
resource under FDC0.CRS *only*.
> I'll look into what might be done with PRS and SRS for this device.
I don't have to touch PRS/SRS, though it's look a little bit fishy, or
perhaps the parser already did his job fixing it.
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