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    SubjectRe: devfs and udev
    On Thu, Oct 09, 2003 at 10:09:33PM +0000, bill davidsen wrote:
    > In article <20031007213758.GB3095@kroah.com>,
    > Greg KH <linux-kernel@vger.kernel.org> wrote:
    >
    > | mount -t ramfs none /dev
    > |
    > | That is what udev will run off of :)
    > |
    > | Again, can you point me to any documentation that states that udev will
    > | do this on a persistant filesystem?
    >
    > I'm going back to look again, but I don't recall that it won't, either.
    > If it wants a ramfs on /dev, why doesn't it just create one? That's a
    > question, not an argument! I had assumed it would run on a persistent
    > f/s if present.

    Whatever f/s udev runs on is independant of udev, it just runs. Ideally
    distros / packagers should set things up so that it runs on ramfs.

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    Tom Rini
    http://gate.crashing.org/~trini/
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