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Re: The new broken world of 2.6, ALSA, and hotplug.

On Wed, Mar 31, 2004 at 12:08:16PM -0800, Scott Robinson wrote:
> I'm not totally convinced the option enabling/disabling PCI
> enumeration is the solution either.
> ... 
> udev is not the solution at this time. The package isn't not at a
> complete state (README.Debian), the upstream software is still
> severely alpha (0.023), and there are race conditions involving driver
> loading...

Ahh, but udev CAN help with device enumeration through recognition of
serial numbers (for those devices that have them) and other identifying
characteristics.  The "user-friendly" scripts and utilities may not be
visible at this time in Debian, but the mechanisms are there.

Chad Walstrom <chewie@wookimus.net>                 | a.k.a. ^chewie
http://www.wookimus.net/                            | s.k.a. gunnarr

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