On Sun, Jun 01, 2003 at 02:48:14PM +0200, Paul Rolland wrote:
> Numbering seems to be coming out of
> drivers/serial/core.c : uart_find_match_or_unused
> which is responsible for finding an unused state for the port.
> However, the code there seems to be clean and I guess we should look
> where the state are initialized.
When we add a port to the system, we try to find in order:
- a port which matches the base address
- a port which is unallocated
Probably the easiest way to stop the "ttyS14" occuring would be to
clear the port information at boot when we don't find a port.
-- Russell King (firstname.lastname@example.org) The developer of ARM Linux http://www.arm.linux.org.uk/personal/aboutme.html
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