Re: 2.5.2-pre7 still missing bits of kdev_t

Date: Fri Jan 04 2002 - 14:32:34 EST

> (I suggested having init_special_inode taking a kdev_t argument as its
> third arg, but viro yelled at me :))

Yes. If you think that a kdev_t is a pointer to a struct with
device information, then having a kdev_t there is wrong,
because a special device node can have arbitrary major,minor
not necessarily belonging to any device, so rdev should just
have the numbers.

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