Re: cvs commit: src/sys/netinet tcp_subr.c

From: Yar Tikhiy <yar_at_comp.chem.msu.su>
Date: Tue, 12 Sep 2006 11:33:24 +0400
On Tue, Sep 12, 2006 at 08:59:42AM +0200, Alexander Leidinger wrote:
> Quoting Yar Tikhiy <yar_at_comp.chem.msu.su> (from Tue, 12 Sep 2006  
> 02:38:13 +0400):
> 
> >OTOH, there are enough sysctl names containing an underscore to
> >encourage using it in complex names.  An exception could be made
> >for really short names, such as consisting of not more than 2 words,
> >each being not longer than 4 letters.
> 
> Did you had a look at them? If not: there are some which start with an  
> underscore which denotes a temporary sysctl. AFAIK this is not  
> documented yet (AFAIR Warner did come up with this suggestion and I  
> think he had some text for the man page).

I took a quick glance but didn't really pay attention to the ones
with a leading underscore in their names.  It should certainly be
documented, too.  Thanks for pointing out!

-- 
Yar
Received on Tue Sep 12 2006 - 07:33:38 UTC