On Wed, 2003-01-08 at 22:02, Jean-Marc Lasgouttes wrote:
> There is a very nasty bug in LyX 1.2.2 configure script: if you
> configure as root and an error occurs during the configure step
> (e.g. xforms not found), the the script will delete the /dev/null
> device. This undoubtly leads to very bad effect, since /dev/null is a
> very basic device in any unix system.

Not possible if using devfs under Linux of course. So I'm safe ;)

Devfs pretends to be a filesystem mounted at /dev, with devices coming
and going as modules are inserted or removed.

> JMarc


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