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    SubjectRe: mknod64(1)
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    Robert Love <rml@tech9.net> writes:

    |> On Fri, 2003-04-18 at 17:24, H. Peter Anvin wrote:
    |>
    |> > What would probably be useful for mknod(1), if it doesn't already, is
    |> > to allow the major/minor to be specified in any of the standard bases,
    |> > i.e. using strtoul(...,...,0).
    |>
    |> mknod(1) does not, I think. Actually, maybe it does... it uses some
    |> coreutils wrapper.

    The wrapper is essentially calling strtol in the end, so yes, coreutils'
    mknod does support the standard bases.

    Andreas.

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