does /etc/sysctl.d/ really obeyed and does really override /etc/sysctl.conf

Chris Adams cmadams at
Fri Mar 16 18:18:55 UTC 2012

Once upon a time, Matthew Garrett <mjg59 at> said:
> On Fri, Mar 16, 2012 at 10:57:13AM -0500, Chris Adams wrote:
> > Once upon a time, Matthew Garrett <mjg59 at> said:
> > > No package should be automatically changing the sysrq policy.
> > 
> > Why not?
> > 
> > For example, I use a commercial backup program that makes extensive use
> > of IPC and needs the msgmni and msgmnb limits raised beyond the default
> > values.  Why shouldn't they be able to include that change in their RPM?
> Where did I say they shouldn't?

You mean other than the quoted line?
Chris Adams <cmadams at>
Systems and Network Administrator - HiWAAY Internet Services
I don't speak for anybody but myself - that's enough trouble.

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