cvs commit: src/share/man/man4 Makefile cpuctl.4 src/sys/amd64/amd64 support.S src/sys/amd64/conf NOTES src/sys/amd64/include cpufunc.h specialreg.h src/sys/conf files.amd64 files.i386 src/sys/dev/cpuctl cpuctl.c ...

Stanislav Sedov stas at
Fri Aug 8 22:05:02 UTC 2008

On Fri, 8 Aug 2008 14:02:19 -0700
"Peter Wemm" <peter at> mentioned:

> I just don't think it is particularly useful to add a restriction /
> priv check for information that is available in an unprivileged
> fashion by other means.  I think the priv check should go away since
> it doesn't achieve anything.

Yeah, that's why cpuctl(4) has priv checks only for wrmsr and update
features. Using this checks one can control how much to grant to the
root user.

Stanislav Sedov
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