Re: device drivers

Sebastian Kuzminsky (
Sun, 28 Jul 1996 11:56:52 -0600 wrote:
] Can anyone point me in the right direction as far as writing device
] drivers goes? I have a GTEK PSS-8I comm board that doesn't appear to be
] supported yet. I am new with drivers so I'll need not only information
] on how to write one, but how it interacts with the other
] words, I need the whole skinny from the ground up. Any help is
] appreciated.

Some useful sources of information on this subject might include:

1. Looking at existing kernel drivers (/usr/src/linux/drivers/*). Also
check out the "Linux Source Navigator": This will answer
general questions.

2. "The New Linux Kernel Hackers Guide": Here you may find
answers to specific questions. This is also the place to ask
specific questions.

3. Some general info on loadable modules:

4. "Writing Linux Device Drivers":