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From: Oliver Neukum <oliver@neukum.org>
To: Greg KH <greg@kroah.com>, Fredrik Tolf <fredrik@dolda2000.cjb.net>
Cc: linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org
Subject: Re: Input layer demand loading
Date: Wed, 16 Jul 2003 19:28:35 +0200	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <200307161928.35476.oliver@neukum.org> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <20030716162639.GB7513@kroah.com>


> True, but then if you try to open the port, you will only get the base
> joydev.o module loaded, not the gameport driver, which is what you
> _really_ want to have loaded, right?
> 
> So there really isn't much benifit to doing this, sorry.

Why? It could work the way PCMCIA SCSI works.
Cardmgr loads the LLDD, but sd, sg, etc. are loaded
on demand.

	Regards
		Oliver


  parent reply	other threads:[~2003-07-16 17:29 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 16+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2003-07-13 16:39 Input layer demand loading Fredrik Tolf
2003-07-14  6:22 ` Greg KH
2003-07-14 10:58   ` Fredrik Tolf
2003-07-16  4:29     ` Greg KH
2003-07-16 12:57       ` Fredrik Tolf
2003-07-16 16:26         ` Greg KH
2003-07-16 16:56           ` Måns Rullgård
2003-07-16 17:28           ` Oliver Neukum [this message]
2003-07-16 21:23           ` Fredrik Tolf
2003-07-16 21:54             ` Greg KH
2003-07-16 22:07               ` Oliver Neukum
2003-07-16 22:16                 ` Greg KH
2003-07-16 22:21               ` Fredrik Tolf
2003-07-16 18:19 Andrey Borzenkov
2003-07-16 18:29 ` Oliver Neukum
2003-07-16 18:33 ` Mike Fedyk

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