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Re: How useful is modctl(8)'s display of 'address' field?

In article <>,
Paul Goyette  <> wrote:
>In many cases the output from modctl(8) appears "ugly" due to lines
>being longer than (default terminal width of) 80 characters.  Looking
>at the output, it seems to me that there isn't much usefulness (in
>userland) for displaying the kernel address of the module's address.
>I'd like to propose that, by default, we suppress the printing of the
>address field, and add a command line option to re-enable it.  (As an
>alternative, we could add an option to suppress it, which would avoid
>changing default behavior.)
>Any comments?  Objections?

sounds good to me.


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