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Re: [SLE] kernel panic, what does it mean?
  • From: David List <david@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2002 20:38:35 +0200
  • Message-id: <200208191838.g7JIcZu11630@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Monday 19 August 2002 19:09, Anders Johansson wrote:
> On Monday 19 August 2002 19.03, David List wrote:
> > > 16:01 is the major and minor number of the device in hexadecimal
> > > notation. 0x16 is 22 decimal. Major number 22, minor number 1 is
> > > /dev/hdc1
> >
> > While we're at it - where can one find this information? Is there one
> > system file that is a sort of "dictionary" for these values - or is
> > there one of the kernel source files in which this can be translated?
>
> /usr/src/linux/Documentation/devices.txt has a list of the mappings
> between major/minor numbers and the devices they represent, provided that
> the kernel sources are installed (kernel-source.rpm)

Thank you very much.

Best regards,
David List

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