Re: [patch] VMnet/VMware workstation 4.0

From: Lucas Correia Villa Real (
Date: Fri Apr 18 2003 - 13:10:36 EST

Yes, there are distributions and a lot of "end-users" around using devfs.
About 2.2.x: I think only putting #ifdef CONFIG_DEVFS_FS before defining the
'static devfs_handle_t devfs_handle' can fix the problem. Can you test that?

The patches I sent are also available on and .


On Thursday 17 April 2003 15:12, Petr Vandrovec wrote:
> On 17 Apr 03 at 13:48, Lucas Correia Villa Real wrote:
> > Is there a "correct" place at to send these patches? I tryied
> > sending it to, but I got no response from
> > them.
> >
> > Anyway, below follows the patch providing support to devfs on the vmnet
> > driver for vmware workstation 4.0.
> You can send them to me if you do not trust feature-request...
> Proble with your patch is that it does not look like that it will
> build on 2.2.x without complaints, but I can fix that. More important
> question to me is: do people really use devfs?
> And if change will not make into next WS release, I can always distribute
> it from my site.
> Petr Vandrovec

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