Subject: Re: power management and related concerns
To: None <>
From: SODA Noriyuki <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/08/2006 22:09:44
>>>>> On Sat, 08 Jul 2006 11:11:14 +0000,
      "Thomas E. Spanjaard" <> said:

>> How ioctls differ from sysctl?
>> It's just same with sysctl from this point of view.
>> i.e. You can just assign different ioctl number.

> But that means a change in the ABI, no? Where a new sysctl doesn't.

It can keep ABI.
Because we can support old ABI with old _IOC() value.