Re: [alpine-devel] Can Alpine be built with glibc and mdev?
On Tue, Oct 04, 2011 at 01:39:06PM +0200, Natanael Copa wrote
> With "desktop" I mean xorg + any window manager. What I mean is that I
> think that hotplugging usbdisks with udev will show a nice icon in
> thunar or whatever filemanager you use. Without udev you will probably
> need open a terminal and manually mount your usb disk.
> What I'm trying to say is that i think mdev will work, but some features
> that you expect from a modern linux system (specifically
> hotplugging stuff) will not work.
I don't use automounting. At times it seems more trouble than it's
worth. Out of sheer curiousity, if you switch to TTY12 (or equivalant
"tail -f /var/log/messages" and attach a USB key do you see a bunch of
I'll work on loading Alpine on a spare machine this weekend, and
Walter Dnes <waltdnes_at_waltdnes.org>
Received on Wed Oct 05 2011 - 02:26:35 UTC