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    SubjectRe: 2.6.1-mm4
    On Wed, Jan 21, 2004 at 03:06:57PM +1100, Rusty Russell wrote:
    > In message <p73r7xwglgn.fsf@verdi.suse.de> you write:
    > > Rusty Russell <rusty@rustcorp.com.au> writes:
    > >
    > > > Migrating to module_param() is the Right Thing here IMHO, which actually
    > > > takes the damn address,
    > >
    > > The main problem is that module_parm renames the boot time arguments and
    > > makes them long and hard to remember.
    >
    > Um, if the module name is neat, and the parameter name is neat, the
    > combination of the two with a "." between them will be nest.
    >
    > > E.g. the new argument needed to make the mouse work on KVMs is
    > > mindboogling, could be nearly a Windows registry entry.
    >
    > I have no idea what you are talking about. 8(

    Inbetween the module changes and the input changes there was a
    situation, where you'd have to pass

    psmouse.psmouse_maxproto=imps2

    as a kernel argument. This should (I hope so, I have to check) be fixed
    now.

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    Vojtech Pavlik
    SuSE Labs, SuSE CR
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