Re: net sysctls questions

From: Remedy (
Date: Thu Jun 13 2002 - 04:57:01 EST

On Tue, 11 Jun 2002, Padraig Brady wrote:

> The net.ipv4.icmp_default_ttl patch
> reminds me, about wierd stuff I've
> seen in the net sysctls:
Sorry, english is not my native language so i was unable to interpret
"wierd" :)
> /proc/sys/net/unix/max_dgram_qlen is only
> readable by root. Why?
Check your /proc been mounted as read-write.

on my machine:
fortress ~# sysctl -w net.unix.max_dgram_qlen=20;
net.unix.max_dgram_qlen = 20
fortress ~# sysctl -w net.unix.max_dgram_qlen=10;
net.unix.max_dgram_qlen = 10

Software engineer			Mirotel ISP

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