DEVICE_REPROBE(9) Device drivers infrastructure DEVICE_REPROBE(9)

NAME device_reprobe - remove driver for a device and probe for a new driver

SYNOPSIS int device_reprobe(struct device * dev);

ARGUMENTS dev the device to reprobe

DESCRIPTION This function detaches the attached driver (if any) for the given device and restarts the driver probing process. It is intended to use if probing criteria changed during a devices lifetime and driver attachment should change accordingly.

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