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    SubjectRe: [PATCH 4/6] drivers:misc: sources for Init manager module
    --- On Wed, 24/3/10, Alan Cox <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk> wrote:

    > From: Alan Cox <alan@lxorguk.ukuu.org.uk>
    > Subject: Re: [PATCH 4/6] drivers:misc: sources for Init manager module
    > To: "Pavan Savoy" <pavan_savoy@yahoo.co.in>
    > Cc: "Marcel Holtmann" <marcel@holtmann.org>, "Greg KH" <gregkh@suse.de>, "PavanSavoy" <pavan_savoy@ti.com>, "linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org" <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org>
    > Date: Wednesday, 24 March, 2010, 10:28 PM
    > > The core of the problem is we
    > cannot ask/install/ldisc_put for a line discipline from
    > kernel space.
    >
    > The device is always in WL protocol mode and starts this
    > way ?

    Totally makes sense, just EXPORT the symbol tty_set_ldisc or tiocsetd, so that kernel space drivers can install/un-install LDISC.

    >
    > If so lets simply fix the tty layer to allow a driver to
    > set the initial
    > ldisc.
    >
    > > The only reason I wanted this to be in staging was to
    > have sort of continuous review process, and in hope the
    > driver wouldn't be forgotten.
    >
    > I would certainly prefer this as it is much easier to
    > refine this way
    >
    > Alan
    >


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