Subject: Re: ksyms challenge!
To: walt <>
From: Quentin Garnier <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/04/2003 23:42:03
Le Mon, 04 Aug 2003 14:33:26 -0700
walt a ecrit :
> So -- my challenge to all you longtime NetBSD users out
> there who think you are using /dev/ksyms -- are you
> REALLY usings ksyms?  Or not.

Yes, I use ksyms, and yes, it's broken, at least from the kernel point of
view. See kern/21526.

Although from what I've seen, it's not broken from the userland point of

> What do you see when you try this?

Here it doesn't try to access /dev/ksyms, maybe my userland is too old.

But anyway, out of curiosity, what does 'ls -l /dev/ksyms' says?

Quentin Garnier -
"Feels like I'm fiddling while Rome is burning down.
Should I lay my fiddle down and take a rifle from the ground ?"
Leigh Nash/Sixpence None The Richer, Paralyzed, Divine Discontents, 2002.