Subject: Re: core dump filename format
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: Manuel Bouyer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 09/08/1999 09:17:01
On Tue, Sep 07, 1999 at 08:26:49PM +0200, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> On Tue, 7 Sep 1999, Manuel Bouyer wrote:
> > > Hum, I'd prefer to leave this with sysctl(1/2).
> > This mean a regular user can't change it for his processes, only the
> > admin can set a global value.
> > I can see use only for a global value myself, but certainly some users want
> > to set this per-process.
> Um, normal users can't use sysctl to control per-process variables?
> I didn't know that. Maybe should be possible...

I don't think there are per-process sysctl variables (yet).

Manuel Bouyer, LIP6, Universite Paris VI.