[clug] sound device weirdness
andrew-clug at andrew.net.au
Sun Jan 23 21:44:02 GMT 2005
On Fri, Jan 21, 2005 at 11:54:30AM +1100, Tony and Ropyn Lewis wrote:
> Andrew Pollock wrote:
> >Are you running devfs or udev? I'm suspecting you may be running udev,
> >otherwise your /dev doesn't change... It could be a udev bug.
> Not as far as I can see:
> lewis at goofy:~$ grep DEVFS /boot/config-2.6.9-2-k7
> # CONFIG_DEVFS_MOUNT is not set
> # CONFIG_DEVFS_DEBUG is not set
> lewis at goofy:~$ dpkg -l udev
> | Status=Not/Installed/Config-files/Unpacked/Failed-config/Half-installed
> |/ Err?=(none)/Hold/Reinst-required/X=both-problems (Status,Err:
> ||/ Name Version Description
> un udev <none> (no
> description available)
I take it you're running a stock Debian kernel? They have devfs compiled in
(CONFIG_DEVFS_FS) so if you install devfsd and change /etc/default/devfsd to
mount it on bootup, it might help keep things under control.
Static /dev is boring.
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