Subject: /dev To: None <email@example.com> From: David Seifert <firstname.lastname@example.org> List: tech-kern Date: 09/05/1998 08:53:43
> /dev/null has become a regular file
Perhaps we should move MAKEDEV to /sbin and then ban
regular files from /dev ? Either checked at boot time
and from cron, or enforced by open(). Links and symlinks
should still be allowed.