Re: about bdflush

From: Samuel Flory (
Date: Tue Jun 10 2003 - 11:08:02 EST

Michael Zhu wrote:

>Hi, guys, I have a small question about
>/proc/sys/vm/bdflush . I am working on a SMP machine.
>The kernel version is 2.4.18. I want to modify the
>content of /proc/sys/vm/bdflush. But once I modify the
>content, it will go back to the default value after I
>reboot the OS. Is there a way by which I can
>permanently change the content of this file? The OS
>keeps the default value in somewhere?
>Thanks in advance.

  Either change the default in the source and recompile your kernel, or
set it at boot in /etc/rc.local.

There is no such thing as obsolete hardware.
Merely hardware that other people don't want.
(The Second Rule of Hardware Acquisition)
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