[RFC] Hotplug inclusion

Kevin P. Fleming kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri May 7 09:29:19 PDT 2004


Zack Winkles wrote:

> Do me a favor, and good look at what the bootscript actually does :)
> I spy with my little eye:
> 
> # When the hotplug package isn't installed, make sure that udev
> # still gets hotplug events.
> if [ ! -x /sbin/hotplug ]; then
> 	echo /sbin/udev > /proc/sys/kernel/hotplug
> fi

OK, you're right.... I was remembering the replacing of the 
/etc/hotplug.d/default/udev.hotplug symlink (from udevsend to udev). 
Even that will get properly used if the the user later installs the 
hotplug package, though.

So, in a nutshell: never mind :-)



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