Hi, me again...
Tim Waugh wrote:
> On Thu, Mar 15, 2001 at 11:30:35AM +0100, Michael Reinelt wrote:
> > sorry if I'm annoying... How does it know _which_ lowlevel driver? I
> > don't have a reference to parport_pc somewhere...
> parport just does request_module("parport_lowlevel"). So it doesn't
> know. But modprobe knows, because modules.conf has an alias for
Oh, I see... the alias seems to be an implicit one, I don't have the
alias specified anywhere, mot 'modprobe -c' shows the alias.
Now there's another problem: ppdev.o will _not_ request parport_lowlevel
and therefore not load parport_pc. As far as I understood the code,
there's no call to parport_register_driver(), which would call
get_lowlevel_driver(), which in turn requests the module.
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