Users loading modules

Ken Moffat ken at kenmoffat.uklinux.net
Sun Aug 7 06:50:24 PDT 2005


On Sun, 7 Aug 2005, Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:

> Ken Moffat wrote:
> >  There seem to be some rough edges with certain modules or udev on
> > recent kernels.  Ideally, the kernel should know enough to load the
> > modules.  If it doesn't, try building them in.
>
> You disagree with Greg KH here. He says that the kernel should never
> load modules itself, i.e. as if CONFIG_KMOD=n. Calling modprobe from
> userspace is OK.
>
 Userspace as in udevd ?

Ken
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