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SubjectRe: PATCH: "Pass module parameters" to built-in drivers
On Mon, 22 Jan 2001 16:56:38 +0100, 
Werner Almesberger <> wrote:
>Keith Owens wrote:
>> Inconsistent methods for setting the same parameter are bad. I can and
>> will do this cleanly in 2.5.
>If your approach isn't overly intrusive (i.e. doesn't require changes
>to all files containing module parameters, or such), maybe you could
>make a patch for 2.4.x and wave it a little under Linus' nose. Maybe
>he likes the scent ;-)

It is part of my total Makefile rewrite for 2.5. A clean
implementation of module parameters mapping to setup code requires the
mapping of a source file to the module it is linked into. That
information is difficult to extract with the current Makefile system,
my rewrite makes it easy.

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