Subject: Re: USB ZIP driver improvements
To: Jason Thorpe <>
From: Perry E. Metzger <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/12/1999 15:22:22
Jason Thorpe <> writes:
> I think the best option is to have an unmount happen, and to use amd to
> mount the disk in the first place (so you only have to cd back into the
> directory to get it back, once the device exists again).

This reminds me -- some day, it might be nice to have a sun-style
autofs. Doing the evil parts of automounting in the kernel and
reserving the userland code for handling the actual mounts and parsing
the configs seems like a Good Thing...

Perry Metzger
"Ask not what your country can force other people to do for you..."