Subject: Re: workaround for FreeBSD binary that hardcodes a device major (was: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/conf)
To: Bill Studenmund <>
From: Emmanuel Dreyfus <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 09/24/2006 10:20:06
Bill Studenmund <> wrote:

> I think we're only talking about mapping mknod requests. Everything else
> will be using NetBSD node values.

Yes, tw_cli creates the device with a hardcoded major then immediatly
opens it. If the device already existed, it unlink it first. 

Emmanuel Dreyfus