Creating devices under FreeBSD 5.x (was:
"/dev/oncore.serial.%d" for Motorola oncore GPS under FREEBSD 5.1)
jacs at gnome.co.uk
Wed Nov 5 04:21:48 PST 2003
On Wed, 2003-11-05 at 09:12, Greg 'groggy' Lehey wrote:
> On Tuesday, 4 November 2003 at 8:52:43 +0000, Chris Stenton wrote:
> > Can someone point me in the right direction on how to make
> > /dev/oncore.serial.1 and /dev/oncore.pps.1 under FREEBSD 5.1 now that
> > MAKEDEV has gone.
> The driver should create them for you. What are these devices?
These devices are needed for the oncore refclock in ntpd. They are in
fact just soft links to /dev/cuaaxx
However, /dev gets regenerated after each reboot so losing the soft
links. Is there a way to stop this?
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