Linux loadable kernel modules are on of the most important innovations in the Linux kernel. They provide a kernel that is both scalable and dynamic. Discover loadable kernels, the ideas behind them, and learn how these independent objects dynamically become part of the Linux kernel.
Anatomy of Linux Loadable Kernel Modules
Submitted by LinucksGirl 2008-07-22 Linux 9 Comments
Didn’t System V R4.2 introduce loadable kernel modules two or three years before Linux (~1992)?