Do we need hotplug?
matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Mon Aug 15 14:55:42 PDT 2005
Andrew Benton wrote:
> so do we need the hotplug scripts? Will they
> ever be used for anything? Is it ever called?
I don't think all device subsystems are udev-compatible at the moment
(the 'input' subsystem rings a bell here). Additionally, I don't think
we handle 'coldplug' events correctly, somewhat ironically, without the
'hotplug' scripts around. Alexander will no doubt correct me on the
above though :)
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