Subject: Re: Breaking binary compatibility for /dev/joy
To: None <>
From: M. Warner Losh <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/17/2002 23:01:32
In message: <>
            Jaromir Dolecek <> writes:
: > I would suggest that you post a proposal for the new interface so that
: > people can get an idea of whether they think it is one that will last
: > without having to be rev'ed again. I'd also suggest checking what
: > other OSes (FreeBSD, Linux) do for this, so we don't become mindlessly
: FreeBSD uses same interface as we do, just the interface name
: is different (js IIRC).

FreeBSD uses /dev/joy and a joy device.