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A system for automatically configuring a computer system, after a device has been hot added to the computer system, which includes the following elements: a detection module which automatically detects a hot added device; a first configuration module which automatically configures the device; an identification module which automatically identifies a device type for the device; a location module which automatically determines the location where the device has been hot added; a driver module which automatically loads a driver corresponding to the hot added device; and a second configuration module which automatically modifies a configuration file so as to integrate the hot added device into the system.

Title
System for automatically configuring a server after hot add of a device
Application Number
8/942331
Publication Number
6263387 (B1)
Application Date
October 1, 1997
Publication Date
July 17, 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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