Subject: Re: exporting hardware "system ID" by sysctl
To: Thor Lancelot Simon <>
From: Tim Rightnour <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 10/17/2007 14:08:13
On 17-Oct-2007 Thor Lancelot Simon wrote:
> So, here's another annoying fact: you need the rest of the information for
> each of the SMBIOS objects that can have a serial number in order to render
> the serial number unique (manufacturer, system type, ...).

Can we then have a lower node of hw.sysid.preferred which is a "symlink" to
hw.sysid.smbios (or whatever)?

Tim Rightnour <>
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