Re: Possible /etc/kernel.conf?

Dragon Slayer (
15 May 1996 07:31:57 GMT

In article <>, Taner Halicioglu <> wrote:
>On Tue, 14 May 1996, Hartmut Niemann wrote:
>Quite true... There really should be a /proc/config, IMHO. I wanted to
>check if I had enabled IP Forwarding on one of my machines the other day,
>and since I had compiled the kernel on another machine (and long since
>blown away the source tree) I had to just recompile a kernel.
>How hard would something like this be?

Check /proc/net/snmp. IP forwarding, along with other networking
information is already available. I have a perl script to format it,
but it shouldn't be too hard to decipher by hand. But if someone
wants my crude version, email me.

Dragon's Lair, USA -- Dragon Slayer 
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