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    > Actually, here's a question: are /sbin/hotplug upcalls serialized in
    > some fashion? I'd hate to online a thousand devices in my disk array
    > and have the machine forkbomb itself.

    Nope, no serialisation. You don't have any guarantee even that
    addition will be delivered before removal.

    Regards
    Oliver

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