SV: how to write module (fwd)

Fyodor Yarochkin (
Wed, 6 Aug 1997 19:37:38 +0600 (GMT+0500)

hello people, i was adviced to ask my question here..

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Date: Wed, 6 Aug 1997 15:13:25 +0200
From: Brian Schau <>
To: 'Fyodor Yarochkin' <>
Subject: SV: how to write module

You should propably ask this question on linux-kernel ...

But I think there is some help under /usr/src/linux/Documentation ...

>> > how to write module
>> A "large" question. Be more specific! ;o)
>all right, say i took lp module.. named it lpm.c
> did all the changes i wanted and so on.. now:
>1. How to test it.
>2. How to make it as module (so i could load it with rc.modules
>3. How to make it built in to kernel