udev [ -f /dev/.udev.tdb ] test

Nathan Coulson conathan at gmail.com
Fri Sep 24 22:36:53 PDT 2004


On Fri, 24 Sep 2004 18:49:33 -0700, Kevin P. Fleming
<kpfleming at linuxfromscratch.org> wrote:
> Nathan Coulson wrote:
> 
> > So, you'd rather get rid of the check, and always setup a fresh /dev
> > directory, with a initramfs as a long term solution?
> 
> Yes, I think that is the best course of action. I was the one who
> originally requested Zack to add this test, but I don't know if anyone
> else is relying on it.
> 
> I'm certainly not relying on it any longer, because the boot process I
> was using (where an initial /dev directory is populated and then moved
> into the real root filesystem after pivot_root-ing) had other problems
> and was too hard to manage.

Ok, I shall then remove it.  I see nobody wanting to keep it anyway

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