proc/bus/usb does not exist?

sp0de sp0de at netzero.net
Mon Jan 27 05:48:02 PST 2003


Well that explains it... I should have just looked at the manpage. 
Thanks for clearing that up.

        Sp0de

Richard Lightman wrote:

>>From man mount:
>   The proc file system is not associated with a special device, and
>   when mounting it, an arbitrary keyword, such as proc can be used
>   instead of a device specification. (The customary choice none is
>   less fortunate: the error message `none busy' from umount can be
>   confusing.)
>
>The same applies to usbfs (the new name for usbdevfs), devfs and any
>tmpfs.
>
>Also the mount point /proc/bus/usb/ only appears after you load one
>of the usb modules (I have forgotten which) (if you use modules).
>This means you may need the mount option noauto, and a separate
>mount command (or boot script) to mount it.
>
>Richard
>
>  
>

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