PCs that support only one floppy drive in hardware
cclist at sydex.com
Sun Oct 9 11:12:47 CDT 2005
On 10/9/2005 at 11:04 AM Scott Stevens wrote:
>I've never seen a PCI card that had a floppy interface on it. I'm sure
>they exist. Not in my junkbox, however, and I don't have the schematic
>diagram for them.
And there's a good reason for that. The PCI bus has no access to legacy 8237-type DMA, so legacy driver code would not work on such a beast.
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