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A method of automatically configuring a server system after a device has been hot added to the system, which includes the following acts: automatically detecting the hot added device; automatically configuring the device; automatically identifying a device type for the device; automatically determining the location where the device has been hot added; automatically loading a driver corresponding to the hot added device; and automatically modifying a configuration file so as to integrate the hot added device into the system.

Title
Method of automatically configuring a server after hot add of a device
Application Number
8/942319
Publication Number
6212585 (B1)
Application Date
October 1, 1997
Publication Date
April 3, 2001
Inventor
Michael Chrabaszcz
Milpitas
CA, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
US
Assignee
Micron Electronics
ID, US
IPC
G06F 13/00
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