[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: udev and /usr

On Fri, Sep 04, 2009 at 11:41:41AM +0200, Marco d'Itri wrote:

> So you believe that the upstream maintainers are incompetent and
> released something which is unreliable by design?

Incompetent, no. Careless, yes. Just think about the udev-related
breakages in the past. And speaking about design, udev was originally
praised because it can do everything in user space. Now, the authors of
udev are proposing devtmpfs, because as it turned out, it's not _so_
rosy doing everything in userspace.


     MTA SZTAKI Computer and Automation Research Institute
                Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Reply to: