On Thu, Sep 16, 2004 at 11:51:31AM +0200, Jens Schmalzing wrote:
> I recently encountered a machine (a Thinkpad 860) with a NCR 53C810
> SCSI controller that would not work properly unless the config option
> CONFIG_SCSI_SYM53C8XX_IOMAPPED was set. Under these circumstances,
> installation was a royal pain in the ass, and therefore, I am inclined
> to trade performance for wider support and enable this in the PowerPC
> kernel image packages.
> Any comments?
Except for some broken x86 machines mapped I/O is a much better idea.