2.6.15 Hotplugging/Coldplugging via udev
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Fri Jan 6 01:48:33 PST 2006
Ken Moffat wrote:
> On Thu, 5 Jan 2006, Jim Gifford wrote:
>> It's not ready for Prime time, I just put it out since a lot of
>> people where interested in it, which it looks like it was a big
>> mistake!! That's why Ryan and I miss lfs-hackers list.
> me too.
>> The patch is a congolomeration of fixes to drivers, sysfs, and
>> uevent updates. Without the sysfs updates the network devices will not
>> hotplug properly. Talking with Chris Staub, on his x86, sound seems
>> not to work properly.
> for the box I was thinking about, I can do without sound, but
> networking is a different matter. Guess I'd better get the kernel
> patches, thanks for the advice, might be a day or two before I can act
> on it.
you may for your own interest want to drag down the latest git kernel
branch (linus - not alt branch) it has the been running some of the
already noted bugs in 2.6.15 and is pretty much what 220.127.116.11 will end
up (bar some x86_64 stuff removal).
I've been running against this scince just before 2.6.15 and the network
device problem is removed, although I can't confirm the sound device
Its probably better to test against this as this is %99 what 18.104.22.168
will become rather than against the patches (incase they are different).
This of course is not to say don't test against the patches, just
offering an alternate thought.
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