[openib-general] Re: opensm failure
roland.list at gmail.com
Tue Dec 28 10:41:45 PST 2004
> You are correct about the udev scheme. I suggest that the ABI version
> will change on any modification (Roland?)
The udev rules are not part of the kernel ABI. udev and indeed all dev/ naming
issues are pure userspace and as such are totally out of the kernel's control.
Eventually a standard location for umad* devices may emerge but for now I
think making any programs that use the device nodes as flexible as possible
is probably a good idea.
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