Question regarding bktr driver

Alexander Leidinger Alexander at
Sat Jun 24 08:26:29 UTC 2006

Quoting "Nikolas Britton" <nikolas.britton at> (Sat, 24 Jun 2006 00:30:34 -0500):

> On 6/24/06, Naram Qashat <cyberbotx at> wrote:
> > Well, I was wondering about something regarding the bktr driver.  If I don't
> > include it in my kernel and instead just use it as a kernel module, is there
> > a way to rebuild only that one module without rebuilding the entire kernel?
> > And would I need to build anything in the world, and if so, can I build that
> > without building the entire world.  Thanks.
> >
> You should be able to just cd into /usr/src/sys/modules/bktr and run
> make; make install; make clean. then kldload bktr.ko... but I don't
> know that for a fact, just an edu. guess.

I suggest
make obj && make depend && make && make install

But it will not pick up options for bktr (like OPVERRIDE_* or BKTR_*)
in the kernel config (since it doesn't know which kernel config to use).


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