Re: extended partitions

Ben Wing (
Tue, 10 Oct 1995 15:48:32 GMT

Bob Lanning writes:
> And what about links like /dev/cdrom, /dev/modem, and /dev/mouse?

Why not have the kernel create all the device files but allow new
things (e.g. symlinks) to be added to the /dev directory? This seems
like the best of both worlds.