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Manual Pages  — DEVICE_ENABLE

NAME

device_enable, device_disable, device_is_enabled – manipulate device enabled flag

CONTENTS

SYNOPSIS

#include <sys/param.h>
#include <sys/bus.h>

void
device_enable(device_t dev);

void
device_disable(device_t dev);

int
device_is_enabled(device_t dev);

DESCRIPTION

Each device has an enabled flag associated with it. A device is enabled by default when it is created but may be disabled (for instance to prevent a destructive or time consuming probe attempt). To disable a device, call device_disable(), to re-enable it, call device_enable() and to test to see if a device is enabled, call device_is_enabled().

SEE ALSO

device(9)

AUTHORS

This manual page was written by Doug Rabson.

DEVICE_ENABLE (9) June 16, 1998

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