setup: etc/fstab - devfs is obsolete now

Paweł Gołaszewski blues at
Mon Mar 27 10:07:31 CEST 2006

On Mon, 27 Mar 2006, Elan Ruusamäe wrote:
> as long as rc-scripts supports devfs, it's not obsolete. and the entry 
> is noauto so it doesn't cause any side effect (imho) but with your 
> change people running custom 2.4 kernel with devfs, will probably have 
> unbootable system.

It's change for recent kernels.
If someone has devfs configure he has it already in fstab.

I don't think that any new devfs-system will someone create.

Anyway - it's change for future setup releases, for Th, I think.

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