[arch-dev-public] Adding static fuse devnode?

Aaron Griffin aaronmgriffin at gmail.com
Thu Mar 19 20:29:36 EDT 2009

On Thu, Mar 19, 2009 at 5:53 PM, Jan de Groot <jan at jgc.homeip.net> wrote:
> Would it be possible to add a static fuse device node?
> At this moment we have this very ugly text in gvfs post_install:
> ==>
> GVFS requires FUSE to operate correctly
> ==> To make full use of GVFS, please load the "fuse" kernel module at
> bootup.
> ==> To do so, add 'fuse' to the MODULES array in /etc/rc.conf
> ==>
> ==> Without this module, GVFS will not be compatible with applications
> that
> ==> are not GIO-enabled.
> ==>
> Creating the /dev/fuse devicenode by default means the kernel will
> autoload it when needed. Is this wanted behaviour, and can we abuse
> udev's new static /dev support for this?

Looks like it's already in the PKGBUILD:


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