Devices related notifications from kernel to userspace

Hasso Tepper hasso at
Fri Dec 28 01:45:36 PST 2007

Justin C. Sherrill wrote:
> On Thu, December 27, 2007 8:35 am, Hasso Tepper wrote:
> > I looked around and seems that devd(8) in FreeBSD is almost exactly
> > what I need. I also like a simple approach of devd(8) and devctl(4).
> > Is anyone aware of similar stuff I can look at? Opinions regarding
> > bringing devd(8) into DragonFly?
> I recall we've had discussions about different approaches to a devfs -
> don't know how pertinent this will be to what you want to do, but hey.

I don't care at all how /dev tree is managed :). All I want is to have 
notifications in userspace.


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