Subject: Re: new sysctl(KERN_PROC, ...) interface (was: sysinfo(2))
To: matthew green <>
From: Warner Losh <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 04/17/2000 20:48:00
In message <> matthew green writes:
: it is not the default because the "standard" is that scripts get called
: with "start" at boot time.  i *thought* luke was going to add a backdoor
: variable, set only at/for boot time, that would make this happen anyway..

One "good" thing to come of this is that the MIPS ports have improved
their ps/fork/exec times to make the machine boot acceptably fast
again.  The boot times on mips went from 10s to >> 2 minutes for some
people :-(