Subject: Re: Call for review: The New Block/Character Device Switch
To: None <>
From: MAEKAWA Masahide <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/28/2001 16:29:32
Matthew Jacob <> wrote:
>Okay, fine. Now how does this bind to special devices so that the
>dynamic assignment maps to something usable in /dev? Or do you plan
>to also provide a freebsd style devfs at the same time?

Their implementation needs uid/gid hard-codings.
I don't think it is a Good Thing. At least I will take
an other way to support a dynamic devnode configuration.

"Can we accept hard-codings?"
It's the only essential issue for this, I think.

--- MAEKAWA Masahide