[haiku-development] Re: [PATCH] [RFC] PCI device reservation for old style drivers

  • From: "Axel Dörfler" <axeld@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: haiku-development@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 01 Sep 2009 14:20:48 +0200 CEST

"François Revol" <revol@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> > I would keep the version to v1; our drivers don't have to be 
> > backwards compatible to BeOS.
> It was mainly for the sake of it, but except by using our header in 
> BeOS a driver wouldn't be able support both Haiku and BeOS with it 
> anyway.
> A simple #ifdef __HAIKU__ should do.

A driver compiled for Haiku won't work on BeOS anyway (as we don't link 
against _KERNEL_).

> > Why don't you also change the HDA driver, and commit this to the 
> > repository? This should get some testing before we could think 
> > about 
> > including this (and then OSS) to the alpha.
> B_WILL_DO. I used es1370 because qemu supports it so I could test.
> Btw why isn't es1370 in the image ?

I have no idea; if it's working, please add it - or maybe it does use 
the BeOS R3 style audio API?


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