[uClinux-dev] How to add a char device?

Kendrick Hamilton hamilton at sedsystems.ca
Fri Mar 21 09:23:35 EST 2003

	The simplest way to add a character device is to create a module 
with the device driver. uClinux supports loadable modules. If you need a 
reference on creating a loadable module, see Linux Kernel Device Drivers 
by Rubini and Corbert. Busybox provides a copy of insmod you can use to 
instal the module in the kernel.

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 On Fri, 21 Mar 2003, zhouhua wrote:

> Hi:
>     Could someone tell me how to add a char device and its driver into uClinux. I am totally confused. 
>     Thanks for your help.

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