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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] 2.6.0-test8 ISAPNP ne.c initialization
    Adam Belay wrote:
    >
    > How about something like this? (untested)

    I had the same reservation with re-ordering inits...

    Removed my patch, added this one, compiled and booted; works for me.

    Thanks,
    Martin

    >
    > The patch removes the legacy probing function from dev.c and gives it its
    > own initcall later in the cycle. Any testing would be appreciated. I
    > also have some patches that update the probing code in some of these
    > drivers so that they don't have to use legacy techniques but they need
    > to be updated to test9. This fix is probably the least intrusive.
    >
    > --- a/drivers/net/Space.c 2003-10-25 18:42:56.000000000 +0000
    > +++ b/drivers/net/Space.c 2003-11-01 22:15:01.000000000 +0000
    > @@ -422,7 +422,7 @@
    > extern int loopback_init(void);
    >
    > /* Statically configured drivers -- order matters here. */
    > -void __init probe_old_netdevs(void)
    > +int __init net_olddevs_init(void)
    > {
    > int num;
    >
    > @@ -450,8 +450,12 @@
    > #ifdef CONFIG_LTPC
    > ltpc_probe();
    > #endif
    > +
    > + return 0;
    > }
    >
    > +device_initcall(net_olddevs_init);
    > +
    > /*
    > * The @dev_base list is protected by @dev_base_lock and the rtln
    > * semaphore.
    > --- a/include/linux/netdevice.h 2003-10-25 18:44:45.000000000 +0000
    > +++ b/include/linux/netdevice.h 2003-11-01 22:11:04.000000000 +0000
    > @@ -494,7 +494,6 @@
    > extern struct net_device *dev_base; /* All devices */
    > extern rwlock_t dev_base_lock; /* Device list lock */
    >
    > -extern void probe_old_netdevs(void);
    > extern int netdev_boot_setup_add(char *name, struct ifmap *map);
    > extern int netdev_boot_setup_check(struct net_device *dev);
    > extern struct net_device *dev_getbyhwaddr(unsigned short type, char *hwaddr);
    > --- a/net/core/dev.c 2003-10-25 18:43:39.000000000 +0000
    > +++ b/net/core/dev.c 2003-11-02 16:10:51.000000000 +0000
    > @@ -3007,8 +3007,6 @@
    >
    > dev_boot_phase = 0;
    >
    > - probe_old_netdevs();
    > -
    > open_softirq(NET_TX_SOFTIRQ, net_tx_action, NULL);
    > open_softirq(NET_RX_SOFTIRQ, net_rx_action, NULL);
    -
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