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    SubjectRe: 2.6.16-rc4: known regressions
    On Wed, Feb 22, 2006 at 09:19:44PM +0000, Russell King wrote:
    > On Wed, Feb 22, 2006 at 11:54:10AM -0800, Andrew Morton wrote:
    > > Yes, I tend to think that insmod should just block until all devices are
    > > ready to be used. insmod doesn't just "insert a module". It runs that
    > > module's init function.
    >
    > Not always possible. In the case of PCMCIA, we've had to run things
    > asynchronously because of the #$@$#@ driver model locking issues -
    > otherwise adding a PCI (cardbus) device while we're in the probe for
    > the yenta device deadlocked.

    That issue should be fixed now :)

    thanks,

    greg k-h
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