Subject: Re: /dev/MAKEDEV not in etc.tgz
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Mike Long <email@example.com>
Date: 01/13/1998 00:58:49
>From: Bernd Ernesti <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>Date: Mon, 12 Jan 1998 22:53:10 +0100 (MET)
[ I wrote: ]
>> > I noticed while updating my (backup) system to 1.3 that /dev/MAKEDEV
>> > is not included in the etc fileset.
>/dev/MAKEDEV is in the base fileset.
You are correct sir. I was misled by the fact that /dev/MAKEDEV.local
was in the etc set, and wondered why /dev/MAKEDEV wasn't there as well.
>On Mon Jan 12 17:00:43 1998, Ted Lemon wrote:
>> Hm. First of all, what system? etc.tgz is different for every
>> architecture. Secondly, why ask on current-users? Why not on
>> port-whatever-your-architecture-is, or on netbsd-help? 1.3 is not
>The current available source IS 1.3 and not the trunk.
Yep. Also, every port has a /dev/MAKEDEV, even though the scripts
Mike Long <email@example.com> http://www.shore.net/~mikel
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