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Re: dexter and devfs

On Mon, Oct 16, 2000 at 01:38:03AM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> If someone gives me some (POSIX) shell scriptage, invoking no commands
> that aren't in essential packages, which will decisively determine whether
> or not a system is using devfs, I will add support for devfs filenames in
> the mouse configuration section.

if [ -c /dev/.devfsd ]; then
	echo "/dev is using devfs"

is sufficient if you just want to check whether /dev is. 

Matthew Garrett | mjg59@cam.ac.uk

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