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To switch from udev to eudev, simply do:

$ cat /etc/portage/package.mask/systemd

In /etc/portage/make.conf:
# Do NOT add -udev simply because you want to use eudev!
USE=" ... -systemd ..."

Then switch:
emerge -C sys-fs/udev && emerge -1 sys-fs/eudev

Do not reboot the computer until you are sure that the process has successfully completed!

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Linux softwareHow to replace udev with eudev?fixednormalbug report35 weeks 17 hours