Subject: Re: sysctls for everything!
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Simon Burge <simonb@NetBSD.ORG>
Date: 06/13/2000 10:17:14
Jason R Thorpe wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 13, 2000 at 09:22:22AM +1000, Simon Burge wrote:
> > My reasoning here was that the info is of limited use if you are
> > non-root anyways - thinking how you can't for example get the disklabel
> > for a device unless you have read access to it. At first glance, there
> > doesn't appear to be an ioctl to get the configuration...
> Not true. Think `operator'.
The ccd devices are read-operator, just like disk devices. This is why
I thought an ioctl might be more appropriate for getting config info.