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Bug 593210 - RFE: Add /etc/sysctl.d/ support
RFE: Add /etc/sysctl.d/ support
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 574870
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: procps (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Jan Görig
BaseOS QE - Apps
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Reported: 2010-05-18 03:55 EDT by Jens Kuehnel
Modified: 2010-05-18 11:00 EDT (History)
2 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2010-05-18 11:00:51 EDT
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Description Jens Kuehnel 2010-05-18 03:55:52 EDT
Description of problem:

We have a *.d for almost everything, but not for sysctl.

We manage our servers with satellite, and some of our rpms would like to change things in /etc/sysctl.conf. It has to be done in the rpm, because some of our customers are not using RHN.

Of course the fix would be trivial.

Add to rc.sysint after:
sysctl -e -p /etc/sysctl.conf

for i in /etc/sysctl.d/*
  test -f $i && sysctl -e -p $i

The same thing exist in Debian/Ubuntu.
Comment 2 Bill Nottingham 2010-05-18 11:00:51 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of bug 574870 ***

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