new element

Bryan Dumm bdumm at bobby.bcpub.com
Wed Feb 14 23:59:50 PST 2001


On Thursday 15 February 2001 12:34, you wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 14, 2001 at 08:58:48PM +0000, Bryan Dumm wrote:
> > ghovs came up with this one this morning.
> > It is toooo good to ignore
> >
> > <makedev>whatever</makedev>
> >
> > Think about it some. Get rid of MAKEDEV
> > completely.
>
> /me needs more info
>
> Would it do _all_ that MAKEDEV does now, or just single mknod ?

well I had only thought about single mknod, but what 
else does it do, should we include?

another one along these lines is kernel_config. In the end
that's just a text document, and it would be nice to have 
multiple kernel frontends wouldn't it?

Bryan





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