Re: udev and /sys mounting [was: mounting tmpfs (and sysfs) defaultly in sarge?]
In linux.debian.maint.glibc GOTO Masanori <firstname.lastname@example.org> 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.