Subject: Re: probe()
To: Kamal R Prasad <email@example.com>
From: Jochen Kunz <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/29/2003 09:40:39
On 2003.04.29 06:55 Kamal R Prasad wrote:
> I was refering to Digital Unix terminology which names the equivalent
> of match() as probe(). I believe some other Unix'es also refer to it=20
> as probe().
If the probe process identifies additional
device properties, it may modify the members of the attachment
For these devices, the NetBSD convention is to call the match
foo_probe() instead of foo_match() to make this distinction clear.
You may read autoconf(9) and sys/dev/pci/pci.c also.=20