Subject: Re: building libkvm
To: None <>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: port-arm
Date: 07/12/2001 13:05:26
On Thu, 12 Jul 2001, Richard Earnshaw wrote:

> These shouldn't be hard-coded into user-land programs.  Instead we should
> have a mechanism for getting the numbers from the kernel.  Then machines
> can set these as appropriate and user-land binaries will continue to work
> correctly.  This information could easily be made available via the
> sysctl(3) interface.

This was discussed on tech-kern in December/January 2000/2001.


Ben Harris                                                   <>
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