8.0 and floppy support

Lowell Gilbert freebsd-questions-local at be-well.ilk.org
Thu Jan 28 16:27:11 UTC 2010

Fbsd1 <fbsd1 at a1poweruser.com> writes:

> When booting release 8.0 i no longer get the fd0 floppy device prob
> message. This pc has run freebsd 6.4 7.0 7.2 which all supported the
> floppy drive.
> Has floppy drive support been dropped in 8.0?

No; it's still in the GENERIC kernel, and it still works for me.

Lowell Gilbert, embedded/networking software engineer, Boston area

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