devfs and bootscripts...
delgarde at ihug.co.nz
Tue Oct 2 03:31:17 PDT 2001
On Monday 01 October 2001 22:35, Nicholas Dille wrote:
> same here. you do not need devfsd to use devfs!!!
> if devfs was used during compilation of lfs all you can safely dump devfsd.
Not entirely - certain programs simply won't work properly without having the
traditional device names. In most cases, it's trivial to change the source to
use new names, but this doesn't work for binaries. As an example, some of the
older Loki games look specifically for /dev/dsp. You can create symlinks
manually, but it's easier to use devfsd...
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