Symbolic Links in /dev of a jail

Vivek Khera vivek at
Wed Sep 6 13:34:06 PDT 2006

On Sep 6, 2006, at 12:03 PM, Anish Mistry wrote:

> able to do this is that iaxmodem needs to create a /dev/ttyIAX device
> to point to the correct ttyp* device when it starts in the jail.
> 	Any suggestions would be appreciated.

I don't think you can do that with devfs in a jail, and I don't see  
any sysctl tunable to allow it.  Also, the devfs runs in the host,  
not the jail environment, so it seems unlikely you'll find success  
here unless you alter the devfs config on host as you've discovered.

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