io_register_name & io_lookup_name

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at
Wed May 8 11:20:09 UTC 2002

>      Hi, all
>         I find that rtems_io_register_name and rtems_io_lookup_name are deactivated by using #if 0 - #endif.
> I think the two functions are useful. Could anyone tell me why? Thanks :)

They are effectively superceded by POSIX calls.  mknod() and
regular filesystem operations.

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