[Buildroot] [PATCH 1/2] Add support for package-declared devices

Maxime Ripard maxime.ripard at free-electrons.com
Mon Sep 5 16:15:14 UTC 2011


On 05/09/2011 08:52, Thomas Petazzoni wrote:
> Hello,
> Le Sun, 4 Sep 2011 23:36:43 +0200,
> Arnout Vandecappelle <arnout at mind.be> a écrit :
>>  Good idea!  This will also make it possible to create setuid
>> executables.
> Yes, exactly. However, I don't really like the name <pkg>_DEVICE_TABLE
> because, it might be for other purposes as well (setting setuid bit,
> giving specific owner/group or permissions, etc.). Does anyone has an
> idea for a better name?

I agree, I don't like it neither, but I have no idea on what could be

Files, maybe, but I find it way too generic.


Maxime Ripard, Free Electrons
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