Subject: Re: workaround for FreeBSD binary that hardcodes a device major (was: Re: CVS commit: src/sys/conf)
To: Quentin Garnier <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Emmanuel Dreyfus <email@example.com>
Date: 09/24/2006 12:39:01
Quentin Garnier <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > Yes, tw_cli creates the device with a hardcoded major then immediatly
> > opens it. If the device already existed, it unlink it first.
> Now that's something especially moronic of them.
> What is supposed to happen under FreeBSD's devfs stuff?
No idea, I don't have any FreeBSD machine.