[linux-elitists] 2.5 kernels and modutils
Sat Jan 11 10:36:24 PST 2003
begin Andrew quotation:
> > The current implementation of devfs sucks rocks. The idea is nice
> > though. I know gentoo uses it, and I consider that a big problem,
> > and is why I stopped using gentoo on one of my laptops.
> I agree -- I install the normal dev directory structure (with
> /dev/pts and /dev/usb IIRC) on my Slackware systems. Devfs was
> convoluted and not really all that necessary, IMO. A nice idea,
It's a lifesaver for the LNX-BBC distribution. We're short on
space as it is, and devfs frees up precious inodes and directory block
Q: Should I include quotations after my reply?
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