misc questions about the device&driver arch

william wallace avalonwallace at gmail.com
Tue May 30 18:37:48 PDT 2006

Sir :
       thank u for ur remind . I see the difference between GPL and
freebsd way .at present I am trying to  find a way to Freebsd PCI
hotplug , and borrow  some idea from  linux ;after i have make sure
what to do and what's on ,i will eliminate the linux shadow and build
pure native FreeBSD ,
that is what i am doing,thank u

On 5/31/06, M. Warner Losh <imp at bsdimp.com> wrote:
> In message: <87ab37ab0605301826j92e3f6gaed3ba75c039fe33 at mail.gmail.com>
>            "william wallace" <avalonwallace at gmail.com> writes:
> : BTW :my current code is mainly translate the pcie natve hotplug from
> : linux , not from the spec ,and encapsulate the BSD pci config function
> : with the linux-alike interface , i wonder if i am walking the right
> : way ,
> If the code is Linux, then we can't integrate it into the kernel
> because we can't have GPL'd code in the kernel, per project policy.
> Warner

we who r about to die,salute u!

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