RE: Udev and device name unstable
Andrei Popescu wrote,
> Date: Tue, 12 May 2009 10:20:31 +0300
> Those are usually symbolic links to the real device:
> $ ls -l /dev/dvd*
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 3 2009-05-12 09:05 /dev/dvd -> hda
> lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 3 2009-05-12 09:05 /dev/dvdrw -> hda
With scsi storage, which includes USB flash storage,
the device name frequently changes with rebooting.
For example, a swap drive alone can be /dev/sda but
if the system starts with a store connected by USB,
the swap drive can be /dev/sdb. Is there any way to
have the kernel use a name such as
/dev/fujitsu which it gets from the
Regards, ... p. crawford
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