kern/75233: [fdc] breaking fdformat /dev/fd0 resets device
permissions and perhaps causes unkillable process
jhb at FreeBSD.org
Fri Mar 30 14:10:13 UTC 2012
The following reply was made to PR kern/75233; it has been noted by GNATS.
From: John Baldwin <jhb at FreeBSD.org>
To: bug-followup at FreeBSD.org, christoph.mallon at gmx.de
Subject: Re: kern/75233: [fdc] breaking fdformat /dev/fd0 resets device permissions
and perhaps causes unkillable process
Date: Fri, 30 Mar 2012 10:07:15 -0400
You need to use devfs rules for this instead. The /dev/fd0 device can
come and go with media changes. To make permissions on /dev/fd0
persistent you need to teach devfs (via a rule) to use the desired
permissions on each fd0 device.
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