Using request_8xxirq

Dan Malek dan at
Tue Nov 28 03:20:46 EST 2000

Kwansuk Kim wrote:

> "#define request_irq request_8xxirq"

Bad, bad, bad.....

> I wonder whether request_8xxirq can work same as request_irq, and all modules work with request_8xxirq.

It does not work the same, which is why there is a different function
with a different name.  The drivers that use the request_irq function
assume PC 8259 type interrupt numbers, which is completely inappropriate
for the internal 8xx interrupt controller.

	-- Dan

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