devfsd-v1.3.12 available

From: Richard Gooch (
Date: Mon Jul 30 2001 - 16:18:29 EST

  Hi, all. I've just released version 1.3.12 of my devfsd (devfs
daemon) at:

Tarball directly available from:


This works with devfs-patch-v130, kernel 2.3.46 and devfs-patch-v99.7
(or later).

The main changes are:

- Added compatibility entries for I2C devices. Thanks to Chris Rankin

- Support multiple regular subexpressions. Thanks to Chris Rankin

- Bug fix in MFUNCTION (bogus CFUNCTION could be called)

- Bug fix for when execvp(3) failes (child did not exit)

- Fixed potential buffer overrun problems. Thanks to Sebastian Krahmer

- Added rpm.spec file. Thanks to Willian Stearns

- Added devfsd.conf(5) man page. Thanks to Russell Coker

- Included sample "mysymlink" shared object extension. Thanks to
  Russell Coker

- Improved modules.devfs configuration file

- Added PREFIX and MANDIR to GNUmakefile

- Documentation updates.


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