Subject: Re: kvm
To: Gordon W. Ross <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <email@example.com>
Date: 08/20/1997 11:03:15
> On many ports, the kernel can tell you what name the boot program
> used to load the kernel. We could make /kern/boot_name contain
> that name, or a new sysctl thing...
Certainly, you don't want to supply "required" data with only kernfs.
I actually proposed something like this once, and Charles shot it down
pretty quickly. I export the booted kernel's name in the Alpha port,
though, and modded my personal rc scripts to use it. 8-)