Re: PNPBios & lm_sensors don't mix on 440GX w/2.4.9-ac18
Alan Cox (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Mon, 1 Oct 2001 01:35:32 +0100 (BST)
> Today I updated a system with a Intel 440GX (Lancewood) motherboard to 2.4.9-ac18
> and normally I have PNP support turned on. Later I updated to the current i2c and
> lm_sensors code and discovered that the PNPBios support allocates IO port 0x1040.
> Since the i2c-piix4 wants to use the same port range, this module would not load
> on the system. A modprobe of i2c-piix4 resulted in:
Yep. I know. The Pnpbios code needs fixing to allocate the regions as
present but unused - so we dont map pci crap over them but at the same
time we dont stop drivers allocating it.
Its a bug.
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