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    SubjectRe: Checking for incorrect MODULE_PARM
    Keith Owens <> said:
    > modutils 2.3.22 does more rigorous checking of MODULE_PARM entries and
    > has already found several cases where MODULE_PARM(x) is used but the
    > corresponding variable 'x' is not defined. These are module coding
    > bugs that were previously hidden. Run this script to do a quick check
    > of all your modules against modutils 2.3.22. Run as any user, does not
    > have not be root.
    > for i in $(/sbin/modprobe -l)
    > do
    > (echo -e "\n" $i ; /sbin/modinfo -p $i) > /var/tmp/modinfo
    > grep warning /var/tmp/modinfo > /dev/null && cat /var/tmp/modinfo
    > done

    With 2.2.18pre27 on i686 I get:

    warning: symbol for parameter ports not found
    ports int array (min = 1, max = 12)
    debug int

    Hope this helps a bit.
    Horst von Brand
    Casilla 9G, Vin~a del Mar, Chile +56 32 672616
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