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Re: dac960 devices on boot-floppies

Mark van Walraven <markv@wave.co.nz> writes:

> On Wed, Nov 17, 1999 at 04:24:06PM -0600, Adam Di Carlo wrote:
> > Yikes.  We now have 254 devices under /dev/rd.  Full list below.  Any
> > way we can trim this down?
> I only ever bothered to create nodes for drives 0-3.  Perhaps it would
> be acceptable to drop the other 28.  Or perhaps keep only 8 drives.

I not quite sure I understand this -- I'm just running MAKEDEV
dac960.0.  That makes rd/c0d{0..31}*.  You're saying I can safely
delete rd/c0d{4..31} ?

> You could drop the extended partitions - nasty, but another 50% reduction.
> Does it matter that much?  Ramdisk, right?

Yup.  It's not critical...  but it seems like a lotta devices.

.....Adam Di Carlo....adam@onShore.com.....<URL:http://www.onShore.com/>

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