Martin Costabel costabel at wanadoo.fr
Mon Sep 13 18:32:21 EST 1999

Geert Uytterhoeven wrote:
> On Mon, 13 Sep 1999, Martin Costabel wrote:
> > Another small nit to pick: The adbmouse driver is offered as a module,
> > but it doesn't compile when CONFIG_ADB_MOUSE=m is selected. The reason
> > is this new
> > __setup("adb_buttons=", adb_mouse_setup);
> > line which is a fallout from the implosion of init/main.c.
> > In <linux/init.h>, __setup is only defined #ifndef MODULE. I don't know
> You have to use the mnoduleparams stuff. Look at de4x5.c for an example.

Don't look at me for this. I'm just a (rather stupid, it seems)
> > how other drivers handle this problem; in vger-2.3.18, the popular
> > "atyfb=" kernel argument seems to have disappeared completely, for
> > instance.
> There never was an `atyfb=' option. Use `video=atyfb:' instead.

Yes, sorry, and it's parsed in fbmem.c. But I still can't see how atyfb
in 2.3.18 can work as a module. 


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