matthew at linuxfromscratch.org
Sun Apr 17 08:20:58 PDT 2005
Alexander E. Patrakov wrote:
> Question: why do we need to create this file at all? I prefer NOT having my
> hotplug events logged.
See the README file in the hotplug tarball:
"(3) To collect ascii event logs for events that aren't handled
by some /etc/hotplug/*.agent (optional):
# touch /var/log/hotplug/events"
Yes, it's optional, but the intention here is probably to detect those
events that aren't currently being handled by hotplug. Note that it
doesn't log *all* hotplug events. On my box, it seems to be limited to
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