docs/116039: [patch] remove nodev references from French documentation

Ben Kaduk minimarmot at
Mon Sep 3 03:30:04 UTC 2007

>Number:         116039
>Category:       docs
>Synopsis:       [patch] remove nodev references from French documentation
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    freebsd-doc
>State:          open
>Class:          doc-bug
>Submitter-Id:   current-users
>Arrival-Date:   Mon Sep 03 03:30:03 GMT 2007
>Originator:     Ben Kaduk
>Release:        6.2-release
6.2-release-docs ISO
As Craig Rodrigues notes in docs/115981, the nodev mount option is no longer a silent no-op, causing mount failure in 7-current.  Accordingly, we should remove it from our documentation.

A grep through the french doc tree actually produces a couple of false positives -- the device driver writer's guide has a sample cdevsw for a pc audio device, which uses the enodev function for several entries (read, etc.), and ndev shows up as part of a bigger word as well (forget exactly what at the moment).

Thus, only one file needs to be changed in the French tree (since the security section of the handbook doesn't seem to have the advice to look into nosuid and nodev (yet).

The following patch should go into



Patch attached with submission follows:

--- chapter.sgml.orig	2007-09-01 23:53:49.000000000 -0400
+++ chapter.sgml	2007-09-01 23:54:45.000000000 -0400
@@ -1888,16 +1888,6 @@
-	  <term>nodev</term>
-	  <listitem>
-	    <para>Ne pas prendre en compte les périphériques
-	      spéciaux sur le système de fichiers.  C'est une
-	      option de sécurité utile.</para>
-	  </listitem>
-	</varlistentry>
-	<varlistentry>


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