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RE: Subsystem IDs, again

Peter wrote...
>A serial ROM is the only solution for expansion cards, but I don't think
>violates the spirit or the letter of this requirement to use a write to
>user config space to set up the subsystem ID on motherboard devices, and
>this would save motherboard designers the need to have one SROM per PCI

Actually, there is an alternative for devices with bios roms (mainly
and scsi adapters)...  The subsystem ID registers can be mapped to fetch
from the bios rom in parallel...