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From: Andrey Borzenkov <>
To: Pierre Ossman <>,
Subject: Re: No more "device" symlinks for classes
Date: Sun, 14 Jan 2007 09:10:59 +0300	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <>

Pierre Ossman wrote:

> Hi guys,
> I just wanted to know the rationale behind
> 99ef3ef8d5f2f5b5312627127ad63df27c0d0d05 (no more "device" symlink in
> class devices). I thought that was a rather convenient way of finding
> which physical device the class device was coupled to.

Actually I wonder why those links still present even when I told system not
to create them?

{pts/1}% grep DEPRE /boot/config
{pts/1}% find /sys/class -name device
{pts/1}% uname -a
Linux cooker 2.6.20-rc5-1avb #10 Sat Jan 13 14:05:34 MSK 2007 i686 Pentium
III (Coppermine) GNU/Linux


  parent reply	other threads:[~2007-01-14  6:14 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 7+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2007-01-13 23:51 Pierre Ossman
2007-01-14  0:02 ` Kay Sievers
2007-01-14  0:29   ` Pierre Ossman
2007-01-14  0:35     ` Kay Sievers
2007-01-14  6:10 ` Andrey Borzenkov [this message]
2007-01-14  7:39   ` Greg KH
2007-01-14  8:46     ` Kay Sievers

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