[vox] Re: [vox-announce] Nov. 19th LUGOD Meeting: "devfs", the new Linux
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[vox] Re: [vox-announce] Nov. 19th LUGOD Meeting: "devfs", the new Linux hardware interface
begin: William Kendrick <email@example.com> quote
> The Linux Users' Group of Davis (LUGOD), will be holding a meeting on:
> November 19, 2001
> 6:30pm - 9:30pm
> (Doors open at 6:00pm; please try to arrive on-time!)
> The meeting will be held at:
> Z-World, Inc.
> 2900 Spafford Street
> Davis, CA 95616
> The topic will be:
> "devfs", Linux's new hardware interface
> presented by Pete Salzman
> Device Filesystem (devfs), is designed with the single purpose of giving
> Linux a new and more sane way to manage hardware devices.
> Out with the old: major/minor numbers, device drivers, device files.
just for the record, linux will still use device drivers. :)
i'll be talking a little bit about them, though.