! in disk device name?

James Morris jmorris at redhat.com
Thu Mar 30 07:47:48 UTC 2006

On Thu, 30 Mar 2006, Dave Jones wrote:

>  > brwx------ 1 root root 72,  9 Mar 29 17:46 /dev/ida!c0d0p9 

I had similar problems on a compaq machine, kept yum updating it with 
selinux disabled until it magically started working today.

> looks like a udev bug.
> the kernel exports it as /sys/block/ida!c0d0 (because '/'
> in a name is invalid).  udev should be munging it back
> to a slash.

Which explains it...

- James
James Morris
<jmorris at redhat.com>

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