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Re: [opensuse-factory] Hardware Support: Marvell 88E8056
  • From: Bernhard Walle <bernhard.walle@xxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 16 Oct 2006 16:54:14 +0200
  • Message-id: <20061016145414.GD20873@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Hello,

* Carl-Daniel Hailfinger <c-d.hailfinger.devel.2006@xxxxxxx> [2006-10-16 16:33]:
> Bernhard Walle wrote:
> > * Randall R Schulz <rschulz@xxxxxxxxx> [2006-10-16 15:18]:
> >>> this can be passed to the driver at runtime.
> >> How is that done? I haven't been able to find a comprehensive
> >> specification or list of kernel command-line options. Or do you mean it
> >> can be done even after the system is running?
> >
> > If the driver isn't specially prepared (i.e. module paremeters), it
> > cannot.
>
> No. See new_id in sysfs once the driver is loaded.

Which kerenl introduced this? On 2.6.16 it's not present.


Bernhard
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