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Old 04-24-2007, 05:36 AM   #1
chessi
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Sysfs info


Hi All

I want to pass certain information from the user space to my driver, whenever the user apps. open my driver.
I have considered 2 options:
1. Call an ioctl to my device with the data I want to pass.
2. Use the sysfs FS.

But I am not sure about the procedure to create a sysfs entry for my driver, and how to access it from kernel space, how to write into it from User space etc...

Can anyone provide a pointer to this. Sorry if it has already been answered, I tried to search but could find relevant post.

Thanks
 
Old 04-24-2007, 05:37 AM   #2
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Please post your thread in only one forum. Posting a single thread in the most relevant forum will make it easier for members to help you and will keep the discussion in one place. This thread is being closed because it is a duplicate.
 
Old 04-24-2007, 05:41 AM   #3
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Ok, sorry!
 
Old 04-24-2007, 04:53 PM   #4
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This thread is closed. The one in Kernel remains open: http://www.linuxquestions.org/questi...d.php?t=548542
 
  


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