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ioctl replacement

ioctl replacement

Posted Oct 11, 2009 9:57 UTC (Sun) by neilbrown (subscriber, #359)
In reply to: ioctl replacement by jeremiah
Parent article: Infrastructure unification in the block layer

(there are no dumb questions, only dumb answers :-)

I'm not sure there there is any official statement that any one or any group has made that could be deemed authoritative. However I personally think sysfs, and device-model attributes are the best way to communicate with a device driver. I don't really think there is a credible alternative.

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