fix release/scripts/

Robert Garrett rg70 at
Mon Aug 25 13:11:54 PDT 2003

Simon 'corecode' Schubert wrote:

> i found another problem in the release building process:
> /usr/src/release/scripts/ uses outdated block/char device stuff.
> i really don't know why this hasn't bitten anybody yet before me.
> attached patch fixes the problem (and syncs behaviour with /dev/MAKEDEV)
> apart from that release building should work now on this machine and a
> ftp download/install area will be provided soon (just floppy/online
> install, no cdrom yet)
> cheers
>   simon
Testing this now, it should work though. basically does the same thing
as I was doing. only I used a call to MAKEDEV intstead of using mknod
directly after renaming the device to vn* instead of vnn*


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