Subject: Re: Cloning bdev/cdev devices, step one
To: Eduardo Horvath <>
From: Bill Studenmund <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/10/2000 10:50:35
On Mon, 10 Jul 2000, Eduardo Horvath wrote:

> Were we to ever decide to go with a real devfs that's created dynamically
> based on device discovery, the dev_t value could be relegated completely
> to the vfs layer.

How would you address the biggest concern I've heard with devfs - how to
handle permissions in a persistent manner?

Take care,