udev rules files

Kay Sievers kay.sievers at vrfy.org
Mon Apr 6 12:05:46 PDT 2009

On Mon, Apr 6, 2009 at 11:48, Michael Biebl <mbiebl at gmail.com> wrote:
> I noticed, that all DeviceKit packages install their udev rules files
> into /etc/udev/rules.d
> Isn't that deprecated by now (yet still supported) and one should use
> /lib/udev/rules.d instead?

It should, yes. All system supplied rules are not "config files", and
should not end up in /etc.

But the base DeviceKit daemon, that is just an event multiplexer, may
go away and get replaced by udev itself. We will send an update on
this the next weeks, when we do a final decision.


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