Change kernel source to prevent hotplug?
n-roeser at gmx.net
Sat Sep 11 09:34:50 PDT 2004
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Jörg W Mittag wrote:
> Laurens Blankers wrote:
>> Is there a way to solve this problem without modifying the kernel
> - install hotplug under a different name,
> - install hotplug in a different directory,
> - do not install hotplug at all,
> - configure your kernel without hotplug, (not 100% sure about this
> one) - find the "correct" solution and mail it to linux-kernel to get
> issue fixed once and for all.
> Anything I missed?
- change hotplug so that it caches all hotplug events until some init
script runs 'hotplug --replay'. Then hotplug could handle those
This may sound reasonable, but I read in some kernel- or hotplug-related
document that such a method has a downside. Don't ask me what's wrong
with it, though.
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