Re: IRDA support for NSC8739x LPC Super I/O chipsets

Gunther Mayer (
Tue, 25 Sep 2001 18:45:13 +0200

Jaroslav Kysela wrote:
> Hello,
> I've attached a patch for NSC8739x LPC Super I/O chipsets to
> enable and configure the IRDA port. It works perfectly with my notebook
> over a half of year but the FIR transfers has not been tested yet. It
> would be nice to include this code to the official linux kernel tree.
> Thank you.

This should probably go to user space, too

Can't you set "IR" in your notebook BIOS? Then try "lspnp"
and a serial port should disappear if favour of infrared.

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