[LFS Trac] #2685: Does udev populate /dev correctly?

LFS Trac trac at linuxfromscratch.org
Wed Jun 16 18:18:02 PDT 2010

#2685: Does udev populate /dev correctly?
 Reporter:  bdubbs@…                     |       Owner:  lfs-book@…                   
     Type:  defect                       |      Status:  new                          
 Priority:  normal                       |   Milestone:  6.7                          
Component:  Bootscripts                  |     Version:  SVN                          
 Severity:  normal                       |    Keywords:                               

Comment(by hohoxu_hao115):

 From udev version 155(if i remember correctly), udev will copy content in
 /lib/udev/devices directory for us. I think Andy Benton didn't upgrade his
 udev package.

 Further more, if we enable kernel devtmpfs, we even don't need  null
 device exists in /lib/udev/devices directory. And according to  what udev
 changelog said, enabling kernel devtmpfs is recommended by udev
 developers, in future udev release , it will be mandatory.

Ticket URL: <http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/lfs/ticket/2685#comment:1>
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