Subject: Re: 32 bit dev_t, Revision 3
To: Perry E. Metzger <email@example.com>
From: Todd Vierling <tv@NetBSD.ORG>
Date: 01/14/1998 13:49:16
On Wed, 14 Jan 1998, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
: > There will be a 32->16 bit conversion of some sort to give `some reasonable
: > values' to userland for tty identification.
: Are you blind? Do I need to use all caps?
You left out the sentence where I said "this is only for vfs_syscalls_43.c".
Look at your /usr/include/sys/stat.h and tell me, please, what is used in
place of dev_t's in struct stat43....
u_int16_t st_dev; /* inode's device */
u_int16_t st_rdev; /* device type */
SunOS executables use the stat43. So does a couple other emulations with
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