Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Gerrit Kühn
On Thu, Nov 27, 2003 at 02:10:22PM -0700, M. Warner Losh wrote: I'm wondering if anybody is using, or even able to use, the gpib driver. It uses the old ISA shims, and is one of the drivers that no one has acked working in when I ask about the old isa shim drivers. I always wanted to use it.

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread M. Warner Losh
In message: [EMAIL PROTECTED] Gerrit Kühn [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: : but it certainly won't be based on this driver! : : Oops, is it /that/ bad? I can't convince myself that it would have any chance of working. That's why I asked. : The questions here are only 'does this driver

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Gerrit Kühn
On Fri, Nov 28, 2003 at 01:48:59AM -0700, M. Warner Losh wrote: : Oops, is it /that/ bad? I can't convince myself that it would have any chance of working. That's why I asked. Hm, doesn't sound very promising then. :) : Well, as I said above: I'm not using it so far, but given some time I

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Poul-Henning Kamp
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Gerrit =?iso-8859-1?Q? K=FChn?= writes: BTW: Are there more people around (except for you and me :-) who would like to see decent gpib-support in FreeBSD? Yes, me. I'm currently running on a hacked up GPIB from userland I did myself, unfortunately it works well

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Steve Kargl
On Fri, Nov 28, 2003 at 03:43:12PM +0100, Gerrit K?hn wrote: On Fri, Nov 28, 2003 at 01:48:59AM -0700, M. Warner Losh wrote: : Oops, is it /that/ bad? I can't convince myself that it would have any chance of working. That's why I asked. Hm, doesn't sound very promising then. :) John

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Frank Mayhar
Gerrit Kühn wrote: BTW: Are there more people around (except for you and me :-) who would like to see decent gpib-support in FreeBSD? Me! :-) I have a PCI gpib card lying around that I just haven't had time to play with. If there were a working driver, though, it would be very useful. --

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Frank Mayhar
Re John Galbraith's driver, I did a quick Google search and the latest version (dated 9/22/98) is available on Thomas Gellekum's FreeBSD page: http://people.freebsd.org/~tg/gpib.Sep22b.tar.gz (Galbraith's old site is dead.) Just FYI, so that others can avoid the inconvenience of doing

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Gerrit Kühn
On Fri, Nov 28, 2003 at 05:03:22PM +0100, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: BTW: Are there more people around (except for you and me :-) who would like to see decent gpib-support in FreeBSD? Yes, me. I might have guessed it. Is there anything around FreeBSD you're not working with or on? ;-) I'm

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Gerrit Kühn
On Fri, Nov 28, 2003 at 09:17:54AM -0800, Frank Mayhar wrote: http://people.freebsd.org/~tg/gpib.Sep22b.tar.gz (Galbraith's old site is dead.) Just FYI, so that others can avoid the inconvenience of doing the same search. Thanks! cu Gerrit --

Re: Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-28 Thread Poul-Henning Kamp
In message [EMAIL PROTECTED], Gerrit =?iso-8859-1?Q? K=FChn?= writes: On Fri, Nov 28, 2003 at 05:03:22PM +0100, Poul-Henning Kamp wrote: BTW: Are there more people around (except for you and me :-) who would like to see decent gpib-support in FreeBSD? Yes, me. I might have guessed it. Is

Anybody using gp driver?

2003-11-27 Thread M. Warner Losh
I'm wondering if anybody is using, or even able to use, the gpib driver. It uses the old ISA shims, and is one of the drivers that no one has acked working in when I ask about the old isa shim drivers. So, I'm wondering if anybody is actually using the gp driver on a current machine (or even a