OTOH, general consensus
is that Amancio's work is a QnD designed to get _something_ working
now, so to me it makes little sense to try to track.
Hmmm. If this is true, and it's intended *solely* as a QnD,
then why net let him have his own isa_dmastatus()? It doesn't
hurt anything, and it's not something that will live on in
infamy. I think maybe this whole thing got blown out of proportion
in the posting by... (uh-oh 8-)) complaining about the seperate
The issue of PnP (admittedly, he didn't raise that one in this
particular case, so it's kind of off-topic) is still hotly
debateable, I suppose (not something I'm going to debate late
on Sunday, though...).