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SubjectRe: "udevadm info --attribute-walk --path=/block/sda" doesn't show parents
On 04/18/2012 03:42 PM, Chris Friesen wrote:
> I have a kernel with udev-161 (also tested with udevadm from udev-173).
> When I run "udevadm info --attribute-walk --path=/block/sda" it just shows the device
> itself, and doesn't walk the whole chain showing the parents.
> Is there anything I can do, or am I caught with a kernel that isn't properly supported?
> I'm not subscribed to the hotplug list, so cc'ing me would be appreciated.
> I don't know what's causing the problem, but I find it suspicious that /sys/block/sda
> is a directory rather than a symlink like it is on my laptop. I'm poking
> around in the udevadm code now.
> Some possibly-useful information:

I forgot to include this....this might be useful as well:
root@typhoon-base-unit0:/root> udevadm info -q path -n /dev/sda

For comparison, on my laptop I get:

[cfriesen@blah log]$ udevadm info -q path -n /dev/sda

Chris Friesen
Software Developer

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