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SubjectRe: [PATCH] HP iLO driver
Hi Peter,

> > A driver for the HP iLO/iLO2 management processor, which allows userspace
> > programs to query the management processor. Programs can open a channel
> > to the device (/dev/hpilo_ccbN), and use this to send/receive queries.
> > The O_EXCL open flag is used to indicate that a particular channel cannot
> > be shared between processes. This driver will replace various packages
> > HP has shipped, including hprsm and hp-ilo.
> Wouldn't /dev/hpilo/ccbN be a more appropriate namespace?

this is udev's job.



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