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Re: Bug#345977: ITP: polld -- Polling demon

On Fri, 2006-01-06 at 19:24 +1100, Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> On Wed, Jan 04, 2006 at 11:29:07AM -0600, Nathan Poznick wrote:
> > Thus spake Roger Leigh:
> > > What is the problem this is trying to solve?
> > > 
> > > If the partition table is being changed, the tool that changed it
> > > should issue a BLKRRPART ioctl, like fdisk does for example (see
> > > <linux/fs.h>).
> > 
> > I have a USB card reader which has 5 different slots for various media.
> > If I plug in the card reader and then later insert a CF card, the CF
> > card slot's device does not have the partition device created when using
> > udev (I have to insert the CF card and then plug in the card reader).  I
> Works fine here...  /dev/sdc is created when the card reader is plugged
> in, and /dev/sdc1 is created when I plug in a card. No ugliness
> required.

But when you remove that (SD, for example) card, and plug in a 
different type of card (CF, for example), does the kernel notice?

Ron Johnson, Jr.
Jefferson, LA USA

"If you don't know how to do something, you don't know how to do
it with a computer."

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