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    SubjectRe: [Pcihpd-discuss] Re: Is there a user space pci rescan method?
    Am Freitag, 24. September 2004 15:09 schrieb Matthew Wilcox:
    > On Fri, Sep 24, 2004 at 02:16:09PM +0200, Jan Dittmer wrote:
    > > My point was, I load dummyphp with showunused=0 and only get dirs for the
    > > slots with devices in them. Now I decide to put a network card (or
    > > whatever I have to spare) in an empty slot, hope that the system doesn't
    > > reboot immediately, and voila I don't have any /sys/bus/pci/slots dir to
    > > enable the slot and have to reboot nevertheless. Or does the pci system a
    > > rescan if I reinsert the module?
    > That is DANGEROUS and WILL DESTROY YOUR SYSTEM. Under no circumstances
    > should we be encouraging people to do that.

    Yes, and that's why there a big comments as well in the Kconfig help as well
    as in the source of both dummyphp and fakephp.

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