attach a device
Attach a device to the system after the
() method has been called and
has indicated that the device exists. The
() method should initialize
the hardware and allocate other system resources (such as
Devices which implement buses should use this method to probe for the existence
of devices attached to the bus and add them as children. If this is combined
with the use of
the child devices will be automatically probed and attached.
Zero is returned on success, otherwise an appropriate error is returned.
This manual page was written by Doug Rabson