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Re: discover or alsa?

On Wednesday 13 October 2004 02:18 pm, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> udev will probably become mandatory

  At the moment, if your block devices aren't listed in /sys/block, udev seems 
to ignore them and to forbid you from creating them manually, at least 
in /dev.  This made a CD writer inaccessible on a computer I was trying to 
fix recently until I accessed the CD drive via /proc.

  udev has some nice features, but until it works more reliably, I'd like it 
kept as far away from the standard install as possible.


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