[lfs-dev] FYI: udev Gentoo fork

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Aug 28 13:57:13 PDT 2012


Baho Utot wrote:
> On 08/28/2012 01:08 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>> Baho Utot wrote:
>>> On 08/28/2012 12:03 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>>> Baho Utot wrote:
>>>>> On 08/28/2012 11:10 AM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
>>>>> If gentoo succeeds then you have "just another package"
>>>>> configure;make;make install ;)
>>>> I've always thought that configure (autotools) is overkill for linux
>>>> only packages,  The kernel doesn't use it.  Why should systemd/udev or
>>>> util-linux?  It's not as if those packages will run under Solaris or AIX.
>>> What about BSD?

>> Does BSD use udev, systemd, or util-linux?  AFAIK, those packages rely
>> on /sys and /proc.  I don't know if BSD supports those file systems or not.

> I don't know either but there is a man page that does say it works with bsd.

Which man page?

   -- Bruce







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