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From: "Robin H. Johnson" <robbat2@g.o>
To: gentoo-dev@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181
Date: Mon, 12 Mar 2012 19:33:41
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-dev] Re: newsitem: unmasking udev-181 by Matthias Hanft
On Mon, Mar 12, 2012 at 06:01:21PM +0100, Matthias Hanft wrote:
> Rich Freeman wrote: > > > > I think that makes the most sense. That news item can include links > > to the documentation that gets written over the next few months. > > In the German (not Gentoo-specific) newsgroup de.comp.os.unix.linux.misc, > someone mentioned that he upgraded to udev-180 and lost the device nodes > for the hard disk (or something like that) because CONFIG_DEVTMPFS was > not set in his kernel configuration. He says udev>=180 needs DEVTMPFS > set. Is there any issue with Gentoo's udev-181 and CONFIG_DEVTMPFS?
We already issue a warning if you do not have CONFIG_DEVTMPFS. It is required. -- Robin Hugh Johnson Gentoo Linux: Developer, Trustee & Infrastructure Lead E-Mail : robbat2@g.o GnuPG FP : 11ACBA4F 4778E3F6 E4EDF38E B27B944E 34884E85