Re: [PATCH 2.6.14-rc4-git] s390, ccw - export modalias

From: Greg KH
Date: Thu Oct 13 2005 - 23:23:37 EST

On Wed, Oct 12, 2005 at 12:59:39PM -0700, Andrew Morton wrote:
> Bastian Blank <bastian@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >
> > This patch exports modalias for ccw devices.
> And why do we want to do that?

So you can do:
modprobe `echo /sys/device/path_to_device/modalias`
and the proper driver will automatically be loaded by userspace.


greg k-h
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