Subject: Re: Can't open /dev/vinum/control: Device not configured
To: Greg 'groggy' Lehey <grog@NetBSD.org>
From: David Laight <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/14/2003 11:20:10
> How else can it create devices dynamically? I mentioned this in a
> separate thread. Wasn't I clear?
Use fstat to find the existing major number....
> > That seems like a severe bug.
Well device names exist so programs don't need to know major numbers...
Actually I've just looked at a bit of vinum(8), I really, really, really
hope the code that is running in the kernel is better written.
David Laight: email@example.com