Subject: Re: Share common code/data across ports?
To: der Mouse <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Giles Lean <email@example.com>
Date: 01/09/1997 07:07:07
On Wed, 8 Jan 1997 10:42:57 -0500 (EST) der Mouse wrote:
> Or if devfs does support the above, it means the results won't survive
> the next reboot.
One of the design requirements for a devfs must be persistence, and
support for rename(), chown(), and chmod() (at least).
Personally, I'm not particularly in favour of MAKEDEV. HP-UX 'insf'
is a lot smarter about making device files that actually match your
What Solaris does is unspeakable. :-(