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Re: udev and /sys mounting [was: mounting tmpfs (and sysfs) defaultly in sarge?]

In linux.debian.maint.glibc GOTO Masanori <gotom@debian.or.jp> wrote:

>I read, then I concern one obvious difference between usbfs and other
>discussed filesystems (i.e. devpts, sysfs, and tmpfs).  Other
>filesystems is applied for all linux based system.  On the other hand,
>usbfs is related with real hardware.  If user wants to disable usbfs,
>then he needs to touch glibc package settings.  All hardware do not
>have USB devices.
I see no gain in not mounting usbfs.

>But I also wonder why there is no usb userland programs/libraries
>which provide /etc/init.d/* to mount usbfs.  I think it makes sense to
I have three package which use it, and I decided it was easier to mount
it from each hotplug script until a generic solution will be implemented.


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