Re: overhauling modconf
On Tue, Jan 04, 2000 at 04:10:27PM -0500, David Huggins-Daines wrote:
> On Tue, Jan 04, 2000 at 02:09:23PM +0000, Enrique Zanardi wrote:
> > The problem with Configure.help is that it doesn't say much about module
> > parameters (except some "See Documentation/foo on how to configure
> In 2.2, though, it's fairly easy to snarf module parameters from the module
> source, as they should be declared with MODULE_PARM(). There are also
> MODULE_AUTHOR() and MODULE_DESCRIPTION() macros.
And MODULE_PARM_DESC(). Yes, those macros provide all the information we
need for modconf, but only a few modules use them (even in kernel 2.3.36)
so I guess we can't rely on them yet.
Enrique Zanardi firstname.lastname@example.org