Re: sysctl interface to bootflags?

From: Dave Jones (
Date: Tue Oct 09 2001 - 09:15:04 EST

On 9 Oct 2001, Thomas Hood wrote:

> Would it be a good idea to do this using the sysctl infrastructure?
> If so, can someone please suggest an appropriate pathname for
> the flag files? How about "/proc/sys/BIOS/bootflags/diagnostics"
> and "/proc/sys/BIOS/bootflags/PnP-OS" ?
> If this is a bad idea, someone please stop me before I waste my
> time implementing it.

Last week, I pointed you at
Can you give a reason why this needs to be done in kernel space ?



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