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    SubjectRe: [ANNOUNCE] udev 0.1 release
    On Fri, Apr 11, 2003 at 11:31:28AM -0700, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
    > - if any partitions are found, they are registered with the kernel using
    > device-mapper ioctls
    > - because these new "mapped sections" of the drive are _also_ usable block
    > devices in their own right, they generate hotplug events

    In reality, we need /dev/disk0 for disks, and /dev/part0 for
    partitions, and /dev/lv0 for logical volumes from the LVM. There's
    going to be a war over this naming, and that's why this is hard.

    Joel

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