usb module orginization
bde at zeta.org.au
Tue Jul 8 00:32:17 PDT 2003
On Mon, 7 Jul 2003, John-Mark Gurney wrote:
> Bruce Evans wrote this message on Mon, Jul 07, 2003 at 20:24 +1000:
> > On Mon, 7 Jul 2003, John-Mark Gurney wrote:
> > > I would like to move the usb modules into a subdir like the many
> > > other "groups" of modules already in the tree. (i2c, digi, geom,
> > > netgraph, to name a few)
> > >
> > > i.e. modules/usb/ucom, modules/usb/usb, modules/usb/aue etc.
> > This would be bug-for-bug compatible with the i2c, digi, geom,
> > netgraph groups of modules to name a few. Don't forget to put
> > the installed modules in subdirs so that they are hard to find too.
> There is one thing that I don't like about modules in a subdir is that
> you can't select them well. But, not having them in a sub dir means you
> don't know what modules belong to usb w/o using a find . -name Makefile
> | xargs grep usb (or something else). Even then do you put something
> like uaudio under sound or usb? :) (currently it's under sound)
> Do you want me to bug compatible by adding a prefix for it? (like snd_
> or geom_, but not i2c.)
Many of them (all except network drivers?) already have a 'u' prefix.
I wouldn't mind that, but would prefer not to change to or from it.
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