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Re: redesigning the debian installer

Ben Collins wrote:
> The good thing about PCI hardware detection is that there is no probing,
> and the PCI layer/driver handles allocation an IRQ and I/O. So basically
> the gist is, atleast include PCI detection, which maps PCI device ID's to
> modules, and can prompt for which ones to load.

Right. We already do PCI hardware detection, after all, for video card
setup with anXious.

Maybe that's all the hardware detection we should bother with. Is there
really any point in worrying about making life easier for owners of ISA
hardware these days?

see shy jo

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