Recent blog entries for bdale

Been too busy to put anything here for a long time. I'm not sure who really reads this stuff, but I guess it's at least worth updating the bio information to reflect my move to HP's Linux Systems Operation in May of this year.

3 months later, and it's still pretty cool getting paid to work full time on making the world safe for bits...

Well, I've been talking for a while about a complete rewrite of the makedev utility, which I maintain for Debian. Our version has forked quite a bit from the "upstream" version. I really want it table-driven, and devfs throws some interesting wrinkles into the mix. So, I went and created a makedev project at SourceForge... No turning back now!

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