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Re: device file /dev/raw1394

On Thu, Nov 23, 2000 at 12:07:05AM +0100, Andreas Bombe wrote:
> I am the upstream author of libraw1394 which I have already packaged,
> but by itself it is incomplete, since the /dev/raw1394 device file is
> missing.
> I am still running potato, but I looked at makedev source package of
> woody and found no mentioning of /dev/raw1394.  For woody, this should
> be fixed (I guess I should file a bug against makedev for this), but I
> want to distribute binary packages for the stable distribution as well.
> Any tips on how to handle that?  The obvious and crude solution is to
> simply mknod /dev/raw1394 if it does not exist in postinst.  And leave
> it there on deinstall?

Hey, simply file a bug on makedev to add this device to the package.

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