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Re: [Xen-devel] [PATCH] Virtual console driver on /dev/xvc0 (take two)

On Fri, Aug 04, 2006 at 01:21:39PM -0400, Jeremy Katz wrote:
> On Fri, 2006-08-04 at 13:15 -0400, Amos Waterland wrote:
> > Use the low-density serial console major and the next free minor
> > according to the Lanana.  Since it would be awkward to say
> > 'xencons=xvc187', use name_base to allow /dev/xvc0 to be 
> > major/minor 204/187.
> Please go through the process of sending mail to lanana and getting an
> officially assigned number.  Once that's done and it's being used, this
> should be okay but not before.

I can send this to device@xxxxxxxxxxx  Keir, is this all right with you?


The Xen virtual console driver would like to request the following.

204 char            Low-density serial ports
 187 = /dev/xvc0     Xen virtual console device

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