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Writing Device Drivers
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Appendix C

Making a Device Driver 64-Bit Ready

This appendix provides information for device driver writers who are converting their device drivers to support the 64-bit kernel. It presents the differences between 32-bit and 64-bit device drivers and describes the steps to convert 32-bit device drivers to 64-bit. This information is specific to regular character and block device drivers only.

This appendix provides information on the following subjects:

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