[asterisk-dev] A plan for span

Oron Peled oron.peled at xorcom.com
Tue Jul 8 15:16:54 CDT 2008

On Tuesday, 8 בJuly 2008, Kevin P. Fleming wrote:
> The one downside to this mechanism is that it really won't work with
> distros or systems that don't use udev,

True. Any Solaris/*BSD guys here? Please say something.
Would /devices on Solaris enable you to do something similar?
What kind of hotplug events are sent to userspace?

> which is not many (but probably small embedded-style systems would
> fall into that category).

Hehe, even busybox has udev clone (called mdev).
However, if a small embedded system has fixed Dahdi hardware,
nothing prevents them from statically mknoding the device files
at the factory.

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