Subject: ipcs and shared memory/semaphores
To: None <>
From: Michael Graff <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/06/1994 16:51:35
root@packrat# ipcs
ipcs(getsymbol):  can't fetch symbol _seminfo from /dev/kmem

Does this mean ipcs is broken or that I've not configured sysv stuff in
my kernel correctly?

# architecture type and name of kernel; REQUIRED
machine		"i386"
cpu		"I486_CPU"
ident		PACKRAT
# System V-like message queues, semaphores, memory sharing
options         SYSVMSG
options		SYSVSEM
options		SYSVSHM
#options        SHMMAXPGS=1024          # 1024 pages is the default