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Re: devfsd-1.3.11-1

To: Alan Eldridge <alane@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: devfsd-1.3.11-1
From: Eric Sandeen <sandeen@xxxxxxx>
Date: Tue, 01 May 2001 23:22:38 -0500
Cc: tvignaud@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx, linux-xfs@xxxxxxxxxxx
References: <20010502000814.A16705@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
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Alan Eldridge wrote:
 
> So, order notwithstanding, if you've got, e.g.,
> 
> REGISTER ^cdroms/cdrom.$ EXECUTE /bin/ln -s $devpath $mntpath
> REGISTER ^cdroms/cdrom0$ EXECUTE /bin/ln -s $devname cdrom
>
> only one of those two things is going to happen (I think the latter). This
> kinda sucks, especially for the exact case I used. 

Interesting, I'll have to look at this.  The fact that there is a
keyword:

       IGNORE This  action  causes  all subsequent processing for
              the device to be ignored.

for devfsd.conf made me think that the default was to continue on,
processing each match...?

-Eric

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