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    SubjectRe: [PATCH] udev enhancements to use kernel event queue
    On Thu, Jun 12, 2003 at 12:10:48PM -0700, Steven Dake wrote:
    > Folks,
    >
    > I have been looking at the udev idea that Greg KH has developed.
    > Userland device enumeration definately is the way to go, however, there
    > are some problems with using /sbin/hotplug to transmit device
    > enumeration events:

    Given the comments already on the list I won't repeat commetning
    on your attitued, but if you really think the maintainers and everyone
    else is totally clueless you should probably start the mail with that
    so every is aware of it..

    So if you can prove the fork+exec really is a problem I'd suggest you
    go for an existing, standard interface instead. That would be netlink
    and not some chardev ioctl hack..

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