insane kernel settings

Dagmar d'Surreal dagmar.wants at
Mon Mar 17 10:03:22 PST 2003

On Mon, 2003-03-17 at 05:37, Ian Molton wrote:
> On Mon, 17 Mar 2003 11:11:12 +0000 (UTC)
> delgarde at (Simon Geard) wrote:
> > 
> > Not only that, a recent discussion on devfs and PDAs turns up the fact
> > that the standard method for listening for a USB Palm depends on it
> > behaving exactly like the serial Palms, where a entry in /dev always
> > exists
> didnt we establish that the cradle is a usbserial device and as such
> *would* always exist, thus not requiring software modifications?

I thought we did.  The (fixable) problem still remains that devfs won't
do anything about this until it sees activity from the device.  (So we
tell it to keep a static device node of it's own, big deal.)
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