Udev in b6_0: to be or not to be

Bryan Kadzban bryan at kadzban.is-a-geek.net
Tue Jun 1 09:41:18 PDT 2004


On Tue, Jun 01, 2004 at 10:10:25PM +0600, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> The proposed solution is to fix this broken assumption. The kernel 
> should not call /sbin/hotplug at all if userspace is not ready. To 
> achieve this, edit /usr/src/linux/kernel/kmod.c, line 50:
> 
> - char modprobe_path[256] = "/sbin/modprobe";
> + char modprobe_path[256] = "";

Why change the path to modprobe?  Shouldn't we be changing hotplug_path
instead?

Or am I missing something?



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