MAKEDEV script, lfs 5.1 pre2

Bryan Kadzban bryan at
Sat May 15 07:09:43 PDT 2004

Matthias Benkmann wrote:
> Maybe we should also remove ALL /dev/hd* devices from make_devices to
> make sure that no one can get a working LFS without editing
> make_devices. Would also get rid of the discussion about how many
> partitions to include.

Sounds like this "axiom" is applicable:

"If you're trying to decide how many of something to include or allow,
include or allow zero, one, or an infinite number, because anything else
is completely arbitrary."

Wish I could remember where I heard it...

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