Subject: Re: Getting rid of /dev/veriexec
To: Elad Efrat <>
From: Nathan J. Williams <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 12/02/2005 09:24:18
Elad Efrat <> writes:

> We use sysctl(3) outside sysctl(8) a lot. Recent examples: using sysctl
> for reading inet/inet6/local PCBs and protocol statistics instead of
> using /dev/kmem; rpaulo@ even made trpt/trsp use sysctl, which means we
> don't have to give them the sgid kmem bit anymore.

I object to those, too.

        - Nathan