Re: fstab usb entries
On Sat, 2003-10-25 at 20:46, Gabriele Persia wrote:
> In /etc/fstab I have the line:
> usbdevfs /proc/bus/usb usbdevfs defaults,noauto 0 0
> when I mount usbdevfs I can get info about the usb bus, good.
> Now, I've upgraded the libusb package and the configuration script
> suggest to add
> none /proc/bus/usb usbfs defaults 0 0
> to the fstab file.
> Do I really need it ?
> Is it worth to add the line?
> (libusb should work even without it, because /dev/bus/usb is available)
They do exactly the same thing. The first entry is the file system and
in this case you can use either none or usbdevfs (its a virtual file
So the answer is you only need one of them doesn't matter which.
> Any suggestion is welcome.
> Gabriele Persia.