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    SubjectRe: More linker magic..
    On 3 Aug 1999, Andi Kleen wrote:

    > Would it make sense to add a "priority" argument to __initcall ?
    > This would allow to express simple dependencies between modules. Of
    > course this could be emulated by immediate functions that do the
    > traditional manual initialization.

    > The standard[1] linker cannot sort constructors, but system startup is
    > not performance critical, so it is reasonable to sort the init table
    > at runtime.

    Sort? Pah, why not just force the priority to be between 0 and 10 and
    scan the whole thing 11 times :)

    Matthew.


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