Re: Bug#327029: Non-functional with read-only /dev
On Thu, Sep 15, 2005 at 07:44:00PM +0200, Wouter Verhelst wrote:
> On Thu, Sep 15, 2005 at 07:12:16PM +0200, SZALAY Attila wrote:
> > On Thu, 2005-09-15 at 18:30 +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:
> > :
> > > Tell the user to learn how UNIX works, and stop bitching.
> > > AF_UNIX sockets must be created on a rw file system, and a symlink will
> > > not work.
> > On FreeBSD it works. So I think it's possible.
> If I'm not mistaken, FreeBSD got rid of static /dev ages ago, and has
> had a (properly implemented) DevFS-like thing since.
It has the same underlying issue as the Linux one. The FreeBSD
developer don't seem to care, though.