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Re: [MiNT] new ttyS names

On Sun, Jan 30, 2000 at 11:19:20AM +0200, Martin-Eric Racine wrote:
> Anyhow, after thinking about it, the driver should not even touch
> the sound bit.  Let the user handle this using a CPX and assume
> we are gonna use LAN, thus providing /dev/lan and /dev/ttyS4, at 
> bootup. If/when the sound bit is set, switch to /dev/serial2.

Definitely not. Fiddling with bits in the hardware is the task of the kernel
or a device driver, not a user program or CPX, especially in a multiuser

Michael Schwingen, Ahornstrasse 36, 52074 Aachen