Re: extended partitions

Bob Lanning (
Tue, 10 Oct 1995 16:39:09 -0700 (PDT)

---- As written by Ben Wing:
> Why not have the kernel create all the device files but allow new
> things (e.g. symlinks) to be added to the /dev directory? This seems
> like the best of both worlds.

That would be great, as long as it keeps the information (the link or
directory) across reboots. (I don't want an rc script rebuilding the dev
directory every time.)

Robert Hajime Lanning                        

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