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From: Randy Dunlap <>
To: "Brian D. McGrew" <>
Cc: <>
Subject: Re: Ioctl
Date: Mon, 31 Jan 2011 11:51:52 -0800	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

On Mon, 31 Jan 2011 11:39:13 -0800 Brian D. McGrew wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm very new at working with the kernel and device drivers and I'm trying to
> bring ours drivers up from a 2.6.16 kernel to 2.6.37.  I'm noticing that
> ioctl() doesn't seem to be raound anymore, or at least I can't find it.
> There is tons of stuff in my code that I don't yet understand which requires
> the ioctl function.  What is the best way for me to either get the ioctl
> working in 2.6.37, or the quickest way to work around it???

ioctl() is still around.

SYSCALL_DEFINE3(ioctl, unsigned int, fd, unsigned int, cmd, unsigned long, arg)

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  reply	other threads:[~2011-01-31 19:51 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 3+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2011-01-31 19:39 Ioctl Brian D. McGrew
2011-01-31 19:51 ` Randy Dunlap [this message]
2011-01-31 19:55 ` Ioctl Jonathan Corbet

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