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Date:	Mon, 08 Oct 2007 21:47:27 -0700 (PDT)
From:	David Miller <>
Subject: Re: OHCI root_port_reset() deadly loop...

From: Greg KH <>
Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2007 21:39:09 -0700

> No, nothing cute in udev itself, but it seems that all distros that I
> know of have a "load these modules now" type setting in their init
> scripts that can be used here.
> I can't think of a way to enforce this load order on the modules
> themselves due to the fact that OHCI might not even be needed for EHCI
> devices on UHCI (Intel) based chipsets :(
> Can anyone else?

The three modules perhaps should be a bundle of whatever ones you have
enabled, and internally we can dispatch the initialization to occur in
the correct order from a top-level module_init().

If the devices need to be initialized in a certain order in a
situation like this, it really seems like it is the kernel's job to
enforce it.
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