Subject: Re: serial line ideas
To: None <current-users@NetBSD.ORG>
From: Mike Long <>
List: current-users
Date: 11/13/1996 10:48:32
>Date: Wed, 13 Nov 96 00:07:23 -0500 (EST)
>From: (Greg A. Woods)

>Which reminds me.  I wonder if a serial driver with locks, written as an
>LKM, could be successfully reset by dumping and re-loading it....

Nope.  Any properly-written LKMable driver should return EBUSY and
refuse to unload if any instances are open.
Mike Long <>     <URL:>
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