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Re: Multiple device attachments


On Thu, 21 Jul 2011 16:24:11 -0500
Frank Zerangue <> wrote:

> The examples you site seem to indicate that for example the le device may 
> attach to many
> alternative devices (e.g. pci, tc, ?), but only one attachment is made when 
> autoconf is complete. I may have 
> read the code examples incorrectly -- please pardon me if I did; but what I 
> want to know is --  can a 
> device have multiple attachments (more than one parent device) when autoconf 
> is complete. 

What do you mean - several instances of the same driver with different bus 
backends in the same kernel? Sure, there is absolutely nothing to prevent it.

have fun

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