Re: MAJOR number, who to get.

H. Peter Anvin (
10 Jul 1995 21:44:47 GMT

Followup to: <3tdg60$>
By author: (Torsten Wolnik)
In newsgroup:
> only one question, how can i get a official major number for a linux
> device ? I am writing a loadable linux module for a fm radio card,
> and at this point, it is finished for the first alpha release, but
> i do not release that version until I know what for a major number
> I can use.

Contact me <>. The list of official assignments
is kept at: /pub/device-list

... and is updated on a frequent, irregular basis.


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