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From: Canek Peláez Valdés <caneko@...>
Subject: Re: Stability of /sys api
Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 03:30:21 -0500
On Tue, May 15, 2012 at 1:32 AM, Olivier Crête <tester@g.o> wrote:
> On Tue, 2012-05-15 at 01:05 -0400, Walter Dnes wrote:
>>   I *DON'T WANT* "a serious framework", I want a lightweight device
>> manager... period... end of story.  Stick with the unix principle of one
>> app doing one thing well.  mdev is enough for the vast majority of people.
>
> For the people who don't want to easily use USB sticks or digital
> cameras or gsm dongles or really any modern hardware, I'm sure mdev is
> fine. A static /dev is even fine for you probably.

I agree. And I don't believe people "who don't want to easily use USB
sticks or digital cameras or gsm dongles or really any modern
hardware" qualify as "the vast majority of people".

Regards.
-- 
Canek Peláez Valdés
Posgrado en Ciencia e Ingeniería de la Computación
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México


References:
Stability of /sys api
-- Walter Dnes
Re: Stability of /sys api
-- Greg KH
Re: Stability of /sys api
-- Maxim Kammerer
Re: Stability of /sys api
-- Walter Dnes
Re: Stability of /sys api
-- Olivier Crête
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