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Re: Simultaneous loading of e100 and eepro100 by hotplug

On Thu, Dec 02, 2004 at 08:33:32AM +1100, Brian May <bam@debian.org> wrote:
> >>>>> "Mike" == Mike Hommey <mh@glandium.org> writes:
>     Mike> On Wed, Dec 01, 2004 at 01:33:32PM +0100, Marco d'Itri
>     Mike> <md@Linux.IT> wrote:
>     >> This is not a problem
>     >> (/etc/hotplug/blacklist.d/kernel-image-n.n.n-m).
>     Mike> Actually, it can be. Let's imagine the absurd case where
>     Mike> kernel-image-x blacklists eepro100 and kernel-image-y
>     Mike> blacklists e100, we have a system with no intel ethernet pro
>     Mike> 100 support. That won't happen for this particular module
>     Mike> set, but i'm pretty sure such case could happen some day.
> Shouldn't it depend on what kernel is booted rather then what kernels
> are installed?

That's what i was implying. It *should*. The thing is that it's not the
way hotplug works.


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