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From: "Walter Dnes" <waltdnes@...>
Subject: Re: Stability of /sys api
Date: Tue, 15 May 2012 16:29:01 -0400
On Tue, May 15, 2012 at 02:32:57AM -0400, Olivier Cr?te 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.

  Huh!?!?!?  USB sticks work just fine, thank you, with mdev.  I also
regularly backup my mdev-based machine via rsync to an external drive
via USB.  And yes my camera does show up as a USB mass storage device.
Ditto for my HTC Desire.

-- 
Walter Dnes <waltdnes@...>


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