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On Thu, Mar 15, 2012 at 04:44:11PM -0400, Richard Yao wrote
> Busybox is installed as part of the system profile on amd64. You can
> install mdev by doing this:
> ln -s /bin/busybox /sbin/mdev
The official method is to build busybox with the "mdev" USE flag. That
is the only way that virtual/dev-manager recognizes it, and doesn't try
to pull in udev, instead. From the ebuild...
> There is documentation in the busybox GIT for how to use it:
TOOT!!! (blowing my own horn). See http://www.waltdnes.org/mdev/ for
instructions on replacing udev with mdev for simple Gentoo systems.
Hopefully more info will start arriving, allowing more complex systems
to work with mdev.
Walter Dnes <waltdnes@...>