[tulip] Re: Tulip Driver, or is it the PCI subsystem ?

Alan Cox alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk
Fri, 3 Aug 2001 02:04:22 +0100 (BST)

> now, all that i want to know, is What on earth has been changed to
> COMPLETELY retard what i saw as a usefull card and driver, for my (and other
> people), the card is useless, and even worse, so is the damn server its
> connected to.

Well the obvious thing is the pci scanning and hot plug interface means that
PCI ordering is now a more generic issue. I suspect what you'd need to do
is to implement a version of 


that sorted in backwards order, then add a pcibios=reverse option to

Its all in arch/i386/kernel/pci-pc.c