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Re: Rename Sibyte duart devices?

To: Ralf Baechle <ralf@linux-mips.org>
Subject: Re: Rename Sibyte duart devices?
From: Thiemo Seufer <ths@networkno.de>
Date: Mon, 3 Dec 2007 14:14:26 +0000
Cc: linux-mips@linux-mips.org, linux-serial@vger.kernel.org
In-reply-to: <20071203130818.GA6466@linux-mips.org>
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References: <20071203130818.GA6466@linux-mips.org>
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Ralf Baechle wrote:
> Devices created by udev have been named duart? instead of the common
> ttyS?.  This is a nuisance because it requires changes to all sorts of
> config files such as /etc/inittab, /etc/securetty etc. to work.  I
> suggest to kill the problem by the root by something like the below
> patch.  Comments?

Debian uses such a patch since forever to avoid all the trouble.


Thiemo

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