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Date:	Sat, 5 Apr 2008 18:54:44 -0400
From:	Tom Horsley <>
To:	Rusty Russell <>
Cc:	Marc Pignat <>,
	Randy Dunlap <>,, Jon Masters <>
Subject: Re: module parameters versus kernel command line

On Sat, 5 Apr 2008 08:29:00 +1000
Rusty Russell <> wrote:

> I like this idea, and also have module tools ship with 
> a 'check-kernel-cmdline' tool which handles the warnings for unusable cmdline 
> params.  Distributions can run this in their init scripts, and we can remove 
> the warning from the kernel.

Or maybe not have the warning at all, after all, even if sillymodule.sillyarg=1
doesn't make sense when I booted, who's to say I can't download the source
to sillymodule, compile it, and modprobe it after boot time :-).
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