[haiku-commits] Re: r41402 - haiku/trunk/src/system/kernel/arch/x86

> On May 9, 2011 12:54 PM, "Michael Lotz" <mmlr@xxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Just as a heads up: That should be the last commit with regards to 
> > IO-
> > APICs for now. All of the features I wanted to implement are now 
> > done.
> > Please feel invited to test. To enable the IO-APIC you'll have to 
> > enter
> > the boot menu and check the "Enable IO-APIC" entry in the safe mode
> > options menu.
> 
> Nice! I'm curious,  do the resource configurations cover I/o 
> addresses as
> well? (Ticket #3).

It doesn't. Ticket #3 about memory resources as well as ticket #4 about 
IO ports still stand. There's hoping that those won't be as far fetching 
as #5, but they very well may be. If that is the case configuration of 
those resources via ACPI should be added as well. I can't really tell 
how much effort that'd take, but I'm confident that having all of the 
interrupt routing and the corresponding support functions should make 
implementing these at least easier.

Regards
Michael

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