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Old 12-19-2003, 04:42 PM   #1
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Drivers with linux

Can anyone give me a qiuck over view or point me to a good source, on the internet, on how linux works/handles drivers? Done a little google on it most found how to install certain drivers. Any new sources would be great, thanks.
Old 12-19-2003, 05:29 PM   #2
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the linux kernel how to
in /usr/doc/(how to directory)
or at

the linux kernel documentation
specifically all the documention on modules search for modules kernel overview

and the man pages
man insmod
man rmmod
man modprobe
man kmod
and all related pages

Old 12-19-2003, 05:32 PM   #3
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thanks, that is great

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