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    SubjectRe: [RFC] misleading error message
    >> Random side thoughts..
    >>
    >> a) is there a simple way to search for symbols in a running kernel's
    >> memory area that
    >> b) can differentiate between module and static, and if so
    >> c) is there an interest in a tiny tool that scripts could use to
    >> determine existing support?
    >>
    >
    > Take a look in /proc/kallsyms when you have a module loaded. [...]
    >grep '\[natsemi\]' /proc/kallsyms

    Most distributors do not have the CONFIG_KALLSYMS (or whatever it is called)
    active. And IIRC, the help texts say that it consumes a lot of memory (which is
    probably due to kallsyms storing not only symbols we need).


    Jan Engelhardt
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