Subject: Re: obsoleting sysctl(8)'s -w flag
To: Hubert Feyrer <>
From: None <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 03/04/2002 10:46:36
on Mon, Mar 04, 2002 at 04:36:12AM +0100, Hubert Feyrer wrote:
> The patch below changes sysctl(8) to not require the -w flag when setting
> a variable. Just "sysctl foo=var" is really enough.  Inspired by FreeBSD.

Could/should this change be made to wsconsctl, audioctl, mixerctl too?