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

On Sun, Jan 04, 2004 at 01:22:51PM +0900, GOTO Masanori wrote:
> At Tue, 30 Dec 2003 02:39:52 +0900,
> GOTO Masanori wrote:
> > At Thu, 25 Dec 2003 16:02:10 +0900,
> > GOTO Masanori wrote:
> > > OK... now I intend to add mounting usbfs/usbdevfs into
> > > /etc/init.d/mountkernfs, if kernel supports it.  All
> > > usb/kernel/hardware related packagers, any objections?
> > 
> > I've put it in.
> I discussed with Miquel van Smoorenburg (initscripts maintainer) that
> he would to integrate this mount operation from
> /etc/init.d/mountkernfs (in glibc package) to
> /etc/rcS.d/S35mountall.sh (in initscripts package) or so.
> I basically agreed his idea because this mount operation in
> /etc/init.d/devpts.sh or /etc/init.d/mountkernfs are not glibc related
> issue.  All mount operations should be integrated into one package.  I
> think Miquel will mail this issue soon in detail.
> So I think it's good idea to wait releasing newer glibc package to sid
> before our discussion reaches an agreement, because my mountkernfs
> works are still included in the current debian glibc cvs.

You can short-stop a bug that will show up, eventually, if you care to. The
S35mountall.sh script should check that it's on an OS that has some concept
of devpts, usbfs, usbdevfs, etc, before actually trying to mount them...
(or maybe it already does, and I missed it, in which case I'll go hide in a
corner over here).
Joel Baker <fenton@debian.org>                                        ,''`.
Debian GNU/NetBSD(i386) porter                                       : :' :
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