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    SubjectRe: Subtle semantic issue with sleep callbacks in drivers
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    On Gwe, 2003-04-18 at 08:37, Greg KH wrote:
    > > Hmm, well what about with a PCI hotswap capable board - presumably
    > > then we could have the situation where a new VGA card appears that we
    > > _have_ to POST?
    >
    > PCI Hotplug does not support video cards for just this reason.

    Crap reason. You let the /sbin/hotplug helper use LRMI to post the card.
    The technology side is not that hard except for the problems with X
    sticking its nose in places it shouldnt and the PCI user space access
    from kernel being too weak for some stuff.

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