axnet_cs and udev
rmk+pcmcia at arm.linux.org.uk
Mon Mar 8 15:46:54 GMT 2004
On Mon, Mar 08, 2004 at 04:41:52PM +0100, Stefan Wolf wrote:
> Yeah, the patch works for me. It would also be a good idea to move the
> printk-message behind the strcpy command (or you get the kernel-message
> eth%d: AX....).
I produced an updated patch already for that. 8)
> But I still have the race condition between cardmgr and an
> other service which both are starting my network script.
That'll be a race between cardmgr and hotplug. Hotplug now has the
responsibility to bring up network devices, so your PCMCIA network
script (/etc/pcmcia/network) should ignore the 'start' action.
I thought most distributions already do this. Red Hat certainly
do because the same behaviour exists in 2.4 kernels.
> In which kernel-version will this be included?
The updated patch is in last nights 2.6.4 -mm kernel (I think that's
Linux kernel 2.6 ARM Linux - http://www.arm.linux.org.uk/
maintainer of: 2.6 PCMCIA - http://pcmcia.arm.linux.org.uk/
2.6 Serial core
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