Subject: Re: new lkm stuff ?
To: Peter Galbavy <>
From: Matthias Scheler <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/23/1996 15:55:46
Peter Galbavy said:
> With the addition of the lkm'able version of various drivers (mainly fs)
> any ideas what should happen with them at runtime ?

There should be some kind of daemon managing this.

> My suggestion would be (especially with the fs's) that the mount_???
> programs be the ones to say "hang on - not there - I'll just try to load it"

No good solution. This way lots of userland programs would have to handle
the same thing which could be done at a single place.

Matthias Scheler