devfs.rules include rule question in 6.2 release

Roland Smith rsmith at
Wed Jan 2 03:04:18 PST 2008

On Wed, Jan 02, 2008 at 06:23:52PM +1100, Geoff Roberts wrote:
> Hi,
> It seems you can't recursively use the "include" rule specification
> with devfs in Freebsd 6.2. I couldn't see a note about this in the
> devfs man page so I'm not sure whether this is expected behaviour or
> not.

The manpages for devfs.conf and devfs.rules do not contain anything
about included rulesets because the person who wrote the manual pages
doesn't use them. :-)

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