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Re: (Semi-random) thoughts on device tree structure and devfs

Johnny Billquist <> writes:

> I seem to remember that way back there was even a tool (in
> pkgsrc?) which extracted your current device setup, and created
> a config file from that, so that you would always get the same
> enumeration, no matter what else showed up on the machine.
> The point is, the config file totally, and exactly describes
> your hardware setup.

It takes only a minute to move the very same external HDD from one bus to
another one, you only need to pull FireWire connector off and connect with
USB cable. No screws involved.


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