The devfsd program is a daemon, run by the system boot, which can provide for intelligent management of device entries in the Device Filesystem (devfs). It is desirable to start the daemon at the beginning of the boot scripts, in particular before filesystem checks.
DocumentationUser FAQ available from http://www.atnf.csiro.au/~rgooch/linux/docs/devfs.html
released on 3 June 2002
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|GPLv2||Janet Casey||19 February 2002|
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|Source requirement||2.4.10 or later kernel headers must be installed|
|Required to use||Requires devfs to be configured in the kernel: CONFIG_DEVFS_FS=y|
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