[PATCH] devfs v199.4 available

From: Richard Gooch (rgooch@ras.ucalgary.ca)
Date: Sat Dec 15 2001 - 16:37:36 EST

  Hi, all. Version 199.4 of my devfs patch is now available from:
The devfs FAQ is also available here.

Patch directly available from:


This is against 2.4.17-rc1. Highlights of this release:

- Removed long obsolete rc.devfs

- Return old entry in <devfs_mk_dir> for 2.4.x kernels

- Updated README from master HTML file

- Increment refcount on module in <check_disc_changed>

- Created <devfs_get_handle> and exported <devfs_put>

- Increment refcount on module in <devfs_get_ops>

- Created <devfs_put_ops> and used where needed to fix races


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