Subject: Re: enormously growing /dev
To: Frank B. Scholl <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: current-users
Date: 09/10/2004 13:09:56
On Fri, Sep 10, 2004 at 02:40:45PM +0200, Frank B. Scholl wrote:
> the rights are set like one expects them to be set, always:
> -rw-r--r--  1 root  wheel  54878535680 Sep  8 17:13 sd0

This is a regular file (not suprising). After a MAKEDEV all it should
be a device, like:

 brw-r-----  1 root  operator  4, 0 Jul  1  2002 /dev/sd0a

FWIW: I don't have /dev/sd0 at all, and "MAKEDEV all" does not touch it.