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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] devexit fixes in i82092.c


    On Sat, 16 Mar 2002, Anders Gustafsson wrote:
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    > this patch fixes "undefined reference to `local symbols in discarded
    > section .text.exit'" linking error.

    Looking more at this, I actually think that the _real_ fix is to call all
    drivers exit functions at kernel shutdown, and not discard the exit
    section when linking into the tree.

    That, together with the device tree, automatically gives us the
    _correct_ shutdown sequence, soemthing we don't have right now.

    Anybody willing to look into this, and get rid of that __devexit_p()
    thing?

    Linus

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