Re: devfs patch v3

Andreas Jellinghaus (
Thu, 15 Jan 1998 20:17:38 +0100

>I _really_ like this idea. As maintainer of the Uniform cdrom driver, I
>would much prefer to see all cdrom devices show up under /dev/cdrom, i.e:

note :
this breaks compatibility as a lot of systems use symbolic
links in /dev, like cdrom -> hdd, mouse -> ttyS0, root -> hda1, ...