Udev not creating /dev/rtc

Jim Gifford lfs at jg555.com
Sat Mar 4 21:13:37 PST 2006

Cliff McDiarmid wrote:
> Two problems.   Despite building rtc support into a 2.6.11 kernel I can not get udev to create the character device in /dev.   Having built LFS 6.1 I have the 25-lfs.rules script under /etc/udev/rules.d where rtc is listed. 
Did you build rtc as a module, if that's the case, the only solution is 
to make rtc detect is by building it into the kernel. This is a change 
that has been proposed on LKML several times to make it a built-in only 
feature and not a module.

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