udev rules -- file names -- just wondering??

William Case billlinux at rogers.com
Sun Aug 2 18:00:22 UTC 2009

Thanks Patrick and Mikkel;

On Sun, 2009-08-02 at 13:09 -0430, Patrick O'Callaghan wrote:
> On Sun, 2009-08-02 at 12:35 -0400, William Case wrote:
> > I am looking at /etc/udev/rules.d, particularly 90-alsa.rules and
> > noticed that all the udev rules files are preceded by a number in
> > their
> > name.  Is that number significant?  Or is it used just to avoid
> > duplicate names?
> The number indicates the order in which the rules are applied, similar
> to the number preceding startup/shutdown scripts in /etc/rc?.d

I thought it was something like that, but nowhere did I find a way to
confirm that thought.

Regards Bill
Fedora 11, Gnome 2.26.3
Evo.2.26.3, Emacs 22.3.1

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