Re: [PATCH v1 0/3] Support building gpio-tegra driver as loadable module
From: Linus Walleij
Date: Sat Jan 23 2021 - 17:52:38 EST
On Fri, Jan 22, 2021 at 7:59 PM Dmitry Osipenko <digetx@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> This small series adds modularization support to the gpio-tegra driver,
> i.e. driver now could be built as a loadable kernel module.
> Dmitry Osipenko (3):
> gpio: tegra: Use debugfs_create_devm_seqfile()
> gpio: tegra: Clean up whitespaces in tegra_gpio_driver
> gpio: tegra: Support building driver as a loadable module
As these three patches clearly make the kernel look better after
Reviewed-by: Linus Walleij <linus.walleij@xxxxxxxxxx>
However when we are doing this I would strongly encourage you
to also make a patch implementing remove() so you can insmod
rmmod the module at runtime.