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Using Debian Stretch to build 5.15.x kernel with zstd compression fails with incorrect parameters

Debian Stretch has zstd version 1.1.2, which lacks support for the -T0 option which the kernel uses (it instructs zstd to use all available cores). -T0 can be dropped without adversely affecting the ...
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How to fix an apparenlty missing kernel module dependency declaration?

You can use a modprobe.d file to configure this without changing the kernel. Create a file, named /etc/modprobe.d/ax88179.conf, with the following contents: install ax88179_178a /sbin/modprobe ...
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How to prevent XF86RFKill keypress from enabling Linux's airplane mode?

Not an expert on this subject, but this worked for me. Maybe it can help you too. To disable the input that enables airplane mode, run in terminal: xmodmap -e 'keycode 255=' Source: How to disable a ...
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Driver for AX88179 Gigabit Ethernet

The axge driver you linked is for the FreeBSD version of Ubuntu. The corresponding Linux driver seems to be named ax88179_178a. It should be included in the standard kernels of all modern ...
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Start a graphical application from kernel module?

Considering that your system is likely to be already configured for thermal management (via the ACPI thermald daemon or else) I would definitely not try playing with fan speeds in their back. ...
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Start a graphical application from kernel module?

I want to develop an GUI application such that whenever the Nitro button is pressed, my application shows up. So you need to expose the Nitro button for example as a kernel input layer event. Then ...
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Writing a kernel driver - knowledge of specific interrupt pins

Whatever the device, whatever the OS, the starting point is : How is your device connected to the system. (Plugged into a PCI bus slot ? plugged into some USB port ? hardwired on some motherboard ...
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