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request_firmware - request firmware to hotplug and wait for it
int request_firmware (const struct firmware ** firmware_p,
const char * name, struct device * device);
pointer to firmware image
name name of firmware file
device device for which firmware is being loaded
firmware_p will be used to return a firmware image by the name of name
for device device.
Should be called from user context where sleeping is allowed.
name will be used as $FIRMWARE in the hotplug environment and should
be distinctive enough not to be confused with any other firmware image
for this or any other device.