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    SubjectRe: [RFC] fix devpts mount behavior
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    Serge Hallyn <serge.hallyn@canonical.com> writes:

    > Quoting Kay Sievers (kay.sievers@vrfy.org):
    >> We might also thing about changing /sys/class/tty/ptmx/, and have the
    >> kernel create the symlink? The loops through userspace to setup
    >> default kernel stuff are kind of crazy ...
    >>
    >> Kay
    >
    > Hi Kay,
    >
    > sorry, there is something I'm missing here. Without a target kobj
    > to link to, how would we go about telling the kernel that /dev/ptmx
    > should be a symlink to /dev/pts/ptmx? Is there a way to do that?

    There is precedent in the /dev/fd symlinks, so I expect you want
    to look and see where the configuration for that comes from.

    Eric


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