Re: [PATCH] register_blkdev

Joel Becker (
Fri, 7 Mar 2003 18:15:05 -0800

On Fri, Mar 07, 2003 at 05:58:06PM -0800, Greg KH wrote:
> <shameless plug>

I personally think that /dev population should exist in
userspace as well. I *hope* you mean to populate a regular filesystem
with device nodes that your system manages.
That said, however /dev is populated, we need the dev_t space to
represent the devices :-)



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