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Bug#723613: udev in jessie requires a kernel with CONFIG_DEVTMPFS=y

Package: release-notes
Severity: normal
Tags: jessie

udev 176 and newer requires a kernel with devtmpfs support since it no
longer creates any device nodes itself [1].
The Debian provided kernels in wheezy and jessie do have CONFIG_DEVTMPFS=y
already, so are not affected by this change. Users with self-compiled
kernels should check their kernel configuration and update if needed.

We should add a section about this new kernel requirement to the jessie
release notes.

[1] http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=722580

-- System Information:
Debian Release: jessie/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (500, 'stable'), (200, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
Foreign Architectures: i386

Kernel: Linux 3.10-3-amd64 (SMP w/4 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=de_DE.utf8, LC_CTYPE=de_DE.utf8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/dash

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