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SubjectRe: [PATCH] Add TPM hardware enablement driver
On Fri, 2005-04-08 at 15:07 -0500, Kylene Jo Hall wrote:

> Basically, what I need to figure out is how to solve both issues
> simultaneously. I need to not register a pci_driver as I would be
> taking over an ID that is not unique to my device as well as get the
> hotplugging correct (which i don't know how to do with out a pci_remove
> function).

Perhaps it makes sense to create a new lpc subsystem with an lpc bus
type. Then the PCI driver would register a new lpc bus and LPC device
drivers would register themselves with that. Or if the LPC is
independent of any PCI device the LPC "bridge" driver would just be
another driver to be loaded.

It sounds like it might end up similar to the i2c subsystem for example.

Ian Campbell

Every time I think I know where it's at, they move it.
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