On Tue, 10.11.09 08:45, Rahul Sundaram (sundaram(a)fedoraproject.org) wrote:
On 11/10/2009 08:43 AM, Orion Poplawski wrote:
> On Mon, November 9, 2009 1:28 pm, Bill Nottingham wrote:
>> - It's so deprecated that one of its replacements (HAL) has since been
>> frozen and deprecated
> Okay, I really can't keep up with Linux development these days. What has
> replaced HAL?
It hasn't yet but DeviceKit will over a period of time.
There is no such thing as "DeviceKit" (anymore), there are only two
independant projects DeviceKit-power and DeviceKit-disks. Most other
things the old HAL did have been migrated into various other packages,
such as udev/libudev and more.
The Ubuntu folks have a nice overview of what moved where and how
things were updated:
Lennart Poettering Red Hat, Inc.
lennart [at] poettering [dot] net