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SubjectRe: [PATCH] DevFS support for /dev/cpu/X/(cpuid|msr)
On 8 Jan 2002 19:16:30 -0800
"H. Peter Anvin" <> wrote:
> So you chown an entry, then a module is unloaded and reloaded, now
> what happens?

Sorry, was responding to the second sentence, not the first:

> However, procfs has no permission control
> system set up, unlike /dev. This is inherent; adjusting sysctls is a
> root-only function and cannot be made otherwise.

In practice, my /proc/sys perms are four bits: ALL READ, ALL WRITE, ROOT READ, ROOT WRITE.

Hope that helps,
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