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    SubjectRe: kmod freezes
    >> >I don't believe that preventing that configuration in the first place is
    >> >an answer, because maybe one day we'll have the printer driver trying to
    >> >set itself up with a lowlevel parport driver each time an open() is done
    >> >on an lp device if it failed at initialisation time.
    >> Preventing that configuration is probably a good idea in terms of 2.2, since
    > I
    >> doubt we can make it work properly in that timeframe. Whether that's possib
    >> or not is another question.
    >Fixing kmod is not very hard. request_module() simply needs to start
    > if(!kmod_started)
    > return -EBUSY;

    I meant making the lp driver work properly when the parport drivers are
    modules - I wasn't talking about kmod.


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