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    SubjectRe: [patch] ess maestro, support for hardware volume control
    Hi Alan.

    >> What can happen as I see it is that userspace #2, which wants to
    >> talk to a particular misc driver, actually ends up talking to a
    >> different one because the minor gets reassigned between reading
    >> /proc/misc to find out the number and mknoding and opening the
    >> device:

    > Looks true to me. So get a real misc device assigned for
    > anything you use 8)

    Wasn't the basis for devfs that it would effectively do the mknod'ing
    for you? Or have I completely misunderstood the situation?

    Best wishes from Riley.

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