Issue No. 01 - January/February (1999 vol. 16)
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/52.744571
<p>The Linux kernel uses dynamically loadable modules to simplify and shorten development time, to make configuration easier, and to save kernel memory. This gives a level of flexibility and efficiency not present in many other Unixes. Here is how it's done.</p>
J. de Goyeneche and E. A. Fernández de Sousa, "Loadable Kernel Modules," in IEEE Software, vol. 16, no. , pp. 65-71, 1999.