On Tue, 7 May 2002, Richard Gooch wrote:
> Actually, I've always said that I think devfs should care about both
And I think you're completely wrong.
The fact is, they are two completely different and orthogonal things, and
they have _nothing_ in common except for a very weak linkage of actual
"physical device" (which does not always exist).
The set of people that cares about one view is almost 100% different from
the set of people that care about the other view.
> Fugly. What's wrong with readlink(2) as this "magic syscall"?
Ehh - like the fact that it doesn't work on device files?
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