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    Subjectnew or old devfs naming scheme (Was: Re: devfs howto)

    Hello Richard, I have to agree with Sergey on the point
    of liking the old names over the new . But I guess I can
    get devfsd to create them for me can't I ? Tia, JimL

    On Mon, 21 Feb 2000, Sergey Kubushin wrote:
    > On Mon, 21 Feb 2000, Richard Gooch wrote:
    ...snip...
    > >
    > > Having "partX" in the partition table scan may make it too long. The
    > > reason the devfs names are not "pX" is because Linus wanted a longer
    > > name. I'd be quite happy to shorten them.
    >
    > Just my $.25 - I liked the old devfs names (that of /dev/sda/c0b0t0u0p1)
    > much more than /dev/scsi/host0/bus0/target0/lun0/part1 ...
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