r7580 - in trunk/BOOK: chapter01 chapter08

Randy McMurchy randy at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed May 3 03:37:55 PDT 2006

Alexander E. Patrakov wrote these words on 05/02/06 22:37 CST:

> And he is correct because /proc/bus/usb is obsolete and should not be mounted at 
> all unless you run legacy apps like VMware.

Obsolete or not, is there any harm in keeping it? I know this was
discussed recently, and I thought the determination was that there
was no harm in keeping it, as there still are devices that use it.

I ran into a situation the other day where some smartcard tools
needed it.


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