Subject: Re: using sysctl.h
To: Teemu Rinta-aho <>
From: Martin Husemann <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 02/14/2005 10:09:46
On Mon, Feb 14, 2005 at 10:54:26AM +0200, Teemu Rinta-aho wrote:
> Martin Husemann wrote:
> >>I think the <sys/signalvar.h> include in proc.h:52 should be 
> >>guarded by #if defined(_KERNEL_OPT).
> >
> >Next obvious question, of course, is: why is signalvar.h installed to
> >/usr/include/sys at all?
> And my question is, who should know the answer to the question?

Let's try: fgrep -r tells me it is only used outside of src/sys in signal(9), 
cpu_coredump(9) and regress/include/okheaders. The latter use is arbitrary
(basically) - so my guess would be, we could remove it from userland.

Any objections?