Subject: Re: broken LKM, modload and so on.
To: None <>
From: MAEKAWA Masahide <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/13/2002 21:55:04
Bill Studenmund <> wrote:
>> I have slightly modified.
>> Here is two types.
>> base1.diff/sys1.diff and base2.diff/sys2.diff
>> Type 1: base1 and sys1.diff
>>      The major number is unsigned 12 bit value.
>>      We can overload block/character majors into u_long variable and
>>      can split to two majors.
>>      These operations are wrapped by macros.
>Go for type 1. Doesn't matter much, but it seems to make the
>userland/kernel interface a bit cleaner.

o.k. i take type 1. thanks.

--- MAEKAWA Masahide
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