Device naming problem

Gerard Beekmans gerard at
Mon Mar 5 12:51:44 PST 2001

On March  5, 2001 09:28 am, Randolph S. Kahle wrote:
> On page 235, "Adding an entry to LILO" I encountered
> a problem. The /dev directory contains entries such
> as /dev/hda- and /dev/hda7-
> I had to
> mv /dev/hda- /dev/hda

that happesn when MAKEDEV cannot resolve the username to userid's. Which book 
version were you using?

Gerard Beekmans

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