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Bug 159616 - Two entries for /dev/XOR?
Summary: Two entries for /dev/XOR?
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Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel
Version: 4
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
medium
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Dave Jones
QA Contact: Brian Brock
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Depends On:
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2005-06-06 04:37 UTC by Horst H. von Brand
Modified: 2015-01-04 22:19 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2005-06-06 05:51:53 UTC


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Description Horst H. von Brand 2005-06-06 04:37:27 UTC
Description of problem:
I accidentally discovered two entries for /dev/XOR ("ls /dev/XOR | od -c"
doesn't show funny characters). They have different inodes:

  [root@laptop11 linux-2.6.git2]# ls -li /dev/X*
  2301 lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root 4 Jun  5 18:56 /dev/X0R -> null
  3362 lrwxrwxrwx  1 root root 4 Jun  5 18:56 /dev/XOR -> null

FC4t3 fully up to date as of today (except for ghostscript, which interferes
with ImageMagick)

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
kernel-2.6.11-1.1369_FC4

How reproducible:
Dunno. Happened this once here AFAIK.

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Boot
2.
3.
  
Actual results:
Two /dev/XORs

Expected results:
At most one...

Additional info:

Comment 1 Dave Jones 2005-06-06 05:51:53 UTC
one of them is X0R and the other is XOR, (zero, vs O).
Looks normal to me.



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