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Note: Kernel tunable parameters

Forum: The Linux Kernel Hackers' Guide
Re: Question Where are the tunable parameters of the kernel?
Date: Thu, 15 May 1997 14:47:31 GMT
From: Jukka Santala <>

Try out rdev (man rdev if you have it installed; must be on sunsite etc. if not). In short rdev sets root device, swapdev sets swapping, ramsize sets ramdisk-size, rootflags for root-fs mounting parameters and vidmode for ... well, you guessed it ;)