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Question: Interrupt Sharing ?

Forum: Device Drivers
Keywords: Interrupt sharing, PCI, Plug%0Aamp;Play
Date: Tue, 11 Jun 1996 16:09:00 GMT
From: Frieder Löffler <>

I wonder if interrupt sharing is an issue for the Linux kernel. I currently have a machine with 2 PCI Plug&Play devices that choose the same irq (an HP-Vectra onboard SCSI controller and a HP J2585 100-VG-AnyLan card).

It seems that there is no way to use such configurations at the moment?



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