Subject: Re: USB modem
To: Christoph Badura <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Lennart Augustsson <email@example.com>
Date: 08/17/1999 17:55:12
Christoph Badura wrote:
> firstname.lastname@example.org (Lennart Augustsson) writes:
> >I've just added a driver for USB modems, umodem, and all the supporting
> >stuff (I hope). The device nodes are called /dev/umodemN and can be
> >created with MAKEDEV as usual.
> Since these are tty devices why don't they have a "tty" prefix, like
> ttyUxx or something?
Hmm, good question. I'd be happy to rename it, but in some sense
it's not really a "tty" since it has no way to connect a terminal.