Subject: Re: workaround for FreeBSD binary that hardcodes a device major (was: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/conf)
To: matthew green <>
From: David Laight <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/24/2006 08:13:46
On Sun, Sep 24, 2006 at 03:13:31PM +1000, matthew green wrote:
>    2) Use a MD major for twa, and patch freebsd_sys_mknod() so that 187
>    gets translated into the right major

What happens when 187 is allocated for a real device as well?
How can only some of the accesses get translated?


David Laight: