Re: [PATCH] driver core: Add the ability to unbind drivers to devices from userspace
From: Jon Smirl
Date: Mon Jul 25 2005 - 11:31:53 EST
On 7/25/05, Dmitry Torokhov <dmitry.torokhov@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 7/25/05, Jon Smirl <jonsmirl@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > On 7/25/05, Dmitry Torokhov <dtor_core@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > On Sunday 24 July 2005 23:09, Jon Smirl wrote:
> > > > I just pulled from GIT to test bind/unbind. I couldn't get it to work;
> > > > it isn't taking into account the CR on the end of the input value of
> > > > the sysfs attribute. This patch will fix it but I'm sure there is a
> > > > cleaner solution.
> > > >
> > >
> > > "echo -n" should take care of this problem I think.
> > That will work around it but I think we should fix it. Changing to
> > strncmp() fixes most cases.
> > - if (strcmp(name, dev->bus_id) == 0)
> > + if (strncmp(name, dev->bus_id, strlen(dev->bus_id)) == 0)
> This will produce "interesting results" if you have both "blah-1" and
> "blah-10" devices on the bus.
Then the better solution is to fix the generic attribute set code to
strip leading and trailing white space.
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