Subject: Re: Kernel development FAQ/Howto?
To: James Sharp <email@example.com>
From: Mike Pelley <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 01/06/2001 15:47:55
> Is there any documentation on the basic steps needed to add new driver
> code to the kernel (i.e....how driver code is called during the kernel
> initialization...how to add the code to the config files...things like
The page at http://www.netbsd.org/Documentation/kernel/programming.html has
links to "Adding a new driver to the Kernel" and porting info for old BSD
and FreeBSD network drivers. Also,
http://www.netbsd.org/Documentation/kernel/pseudo/ talks about how to add a
pseudo device which may help.