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 Linux.ars: automatic device node creation

"udev works by taking information from two sources, the sysfs filesystem that carries information about devices published by drivers in the /sys hierarchy, as well as the hotplug framework that monitors busses that support hotplugging, such as USB, SCSI and IEEE 1394/FireWire. /sys carries a directory hierarchy organized by bus and device position that carries information about devices detected by the kernel as well as the resources allocated to them ..."
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 (Submitted by Noel Sat Apr 17, 2004 )

  


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