Subject: Re: Changing /dev/zero minor for ARM
To: Chris Gilbert <>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <>
List: port-arm
Date: 10/11/2003 23:12:31
Chris Gilbert wrote:
> Also switched on brain, I guess by making all the minor numbers the same
> you can make an MI driver, or MAKEDEV components...

Right, the MAKEDEV components is why I primarily want the change.
It'd mean one less variable for the unified MAKEDEV I'm working on.

Besides that, it's just better to use consistent minors across all archs.
And we'd get rid of the /* XXX: FIX ME ARM! */ in sys/conf.h :)

Jaromir Dolecek <>  
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