Re: Moving away from /dev ?
On Wed, Apr 14, 1999 at 09:01:27PM -0400, Kevin S. Ho wrote:
> Would there be any interest in having GNU Mach and Hurd move way from
> /dev into having a kernel-provided translator that exports kernel symbols
> including devices?
Very much so. This would appear to be the "obvious" way to go---it removes
any need for MAKEDEV scripts and similar kludges, plus you can check what
drivers you've got installed by doing a "ls /dev".