DEV_LOAD(9) Network device support DEV_LOAD(9)

NAME dev_load - load a network module

SYNOPSIS void dev_load(struct net * net, const char * name);

ARGUMENTS net the applicable net namespace

name name of interface

DESCRIPTION If a network interface is not present and the process has suitable privileges this function loads the module. If module loading is not available in this kernel then it becomes a nop.

COPYRIGHT Kernel Hackers Manual 2.6. January 2013 DEV_LOAD(9)