Coda File System

Re: suse, etc. and venus-setup major num

From: Jerry Amundson <>
Date: Thu, 30 Mar 2006 00:13:47 -0600
Jerry Amundson writes: 

> For Suse 10 with no "makedev" package, perhaps others, and assuming
> "alias char-major-67 coda", venus-setup should prompt
> "mknod /dev/cfs0 c 67 0" (ie. with the correct major num). 

And, perhaps off-topic, anyone notice how Suse's rmmod removes the char 

pine:/etc # /etc/rc.d/venus.init stop
Shutting down venus: done.
pine:/etc # ls -l /dev/cfs0
crw-rw----  1 root root 67, 0 Mar 29 23:26 /dev/cfs0
pine:/etc # rmmod coda
pine:/etc # ls -l /dev/cfs0
/bin/ls: /dev/cfs0: No such file or directory
Received on 2006-03-30 01:15:00