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Re: udev and /sys mounting

GOTO Masanori <gotom@debian.or.jp> writes:

> At Mon, 22 Dec 2003 01:15:13 +0100 (CET),
> Marco d'Itri wrote:
>> In linux.debian.maint.glibc GOTO Masanori <gotom@debian.or.jp> wrote:
>> >I've commited this feature in order to mount both tmpfs and sysfs into
>> >the latest debian glibc cvs just now.  Please check it.
>> What about adding this too?
>> if [ ! -f /proc/bus/usb/devices ]; then
>>   mount -t usbdevfs none /proc/bus/usb
>> fi
> Interesting.  My debian box uses USB + hotplug, and it mounts usbfs
> automatically.  I don't know what hotplug is actually doing, but IIRC
> usbdevfs is needed for this kind of hotplugging daemons.

Some hotplug scripts do exactly the same thing as
quoted above, i.e. speedtouch.  I think think that hotplug
per se is mounting usbdevfs.

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