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Character I/O Architecture

This chapter describes:


At present, each character driver is a separate process. Each driver links against the libio-char.a library:

Current architecture

Current Character I/O architecture

DDK source code

When you install the DDK package, the source is put into a directory under the ddk_install_dir ddk-char directory. Currently, the directory structure for the Character DDK looks like this:

Character DDK directories

Directory structure for the Character DDK.