Device Driver Help

Gasparini Andrea gaspa at
Tue Apr 12 05:22:40 EDT 2011


On Mon, Apr 11, 2011 at 9:45 PM, Naveen Kumar <navee83 at> wrote:
> I am very new to device driver area and has some basic knowledge of char and
> block device driver and linux kernel. I am little bit aware of some of
> subsystem of kernel but I am not able to co-relate which device driver file
> is pure software driver and more or less part of kernel subsystem to achieve
> hardware abstraction and which driver files deals with real hardware.
> It would be great help if someone can provide some real example with some
> open hardware datasheet, some basic code snippet will help me a lot.

you can take a look at the OpenMoko project, I never gave a deep look
at it, but it should be entirely open, even the hardware parts.


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