Reminder: non-mpsafetty drivers to be connected on Sunday
phk at phk.freebsd.dk
Fri Aug 1 13:45:28 UTC 2008
In message <20080801132624.GG1359 at server.vk2pj.dyndns.org>, Peter Jeremy writes
>OTOH, a piece of middle-ware that doesn't work with the underlying
>hardware drivers makes that hardware useless. MPSAFE is probably more
>important than any particular non-console driver but Ed is talking
>about disconnecting almost every non-console TTY driver.
And I'm right behind him.
If digi(4) is important, somebody with hardware will fix it, if it
isn't important it will not be fixed, and good riddance.
I think you are being unreasonable, and I'll point you at an old
post I made, rather than rehash the arguments again:
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