Answers to Quiz on chapter 1 of book Linux Device Drivers
Here is the solution to the Quiz on chapter 1 of book Linux Device Drivers
1. A device driver provides
2. A piece of code that can be added to kernel at runtime is called as
3. /dev/conosle is a
Ans: Character Device
4. To link an object code dynamically to the running kernel we can use the command
5.Who is allowed to load modules into the kernel ?
6.The linux is versioned under which license ?
Ans: GNU GPL 2
7.Which of the following is not a class of devi ce
8.Third party softwares should be treated with care to take care of the
Ans: Security of kernel
9.Is it possible to compile the linux kernel with not support for modules ?
10.Linux supports only i386 architecture true or false ?