Do we need hotplug?
matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Sat Aug 20 04:51:58 PDT 2005
Andrew Benton wrote:
> The version of udev we have in the development version of the book (udev
> 063) sets itself as the default hotplug event handler (cat
> /proc/sys/kernel/hotplug) so do we need the hotplug scripts? Will they
> ever be used for anything? Is it ever called?
Related to this,
looks like it might be a potential way of coldplugging without the need
for an initramfs. Note, I've not even downloaded the tarball, let alone
inspected or tested it!
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