Bug 254901 - sysctl.conf(5): Mention /etc/sysctl.conf.local
Summary: sysctl.conf(5): Mention /etc/sysctl.conf.local
Status: Closed FIXED
Alias: None
Product: Documentation
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Manual Pages (show other bugs)
Version: Latest
Hardware: Any Any
: --- Affects Only Me
Assignee: Gordon Bergling
URL:
Keywords:
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Blocks:
 
Reported: 2021-04-09 02:31 UTC by Jose Luis Duran
Modified: 2021-04-13 04:39 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Mention /etc/sysctl.conf.local (713 bytes, patch)
2021-04-09 02:31 UTC, Jose Luis Duran
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Description Jose Luis Duran 2021-04-09 02:31:07 UTC
Created attachment 223937 [details]
Mention /etc/sysctl.conf.local

Mention the existence of /etc/sysctl.conf.local, added in 4ceda705b7fd022f40e7405c4cb42b2b952e0943.
    
Use a similar wording found in loader.conf(5).
Comment 1 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2021-04-09 15:34:23 UTC
A commit in branch main references this bug:

URL: https://cgit.FreeBSD.org/src/commit/?id=46c99528078ad478f50910110a933abef0b89cde

commit 46c99528078ad478f50910110a933abef0b89cde
Author:     Gordon Bergling <gbe@FreeBSD.org>
AuthorDate: 2021-04-09 15:28:18 +0000
Commit:     Gordon Bergling <gbe@FreeBSD.org>
CommitDate: 2021-04-09 15:28:18 +0000

    sysctl.conf(5): Mention sysctl.conf.local in the sysctl.conf(5) manual page

    The possibility of using a sysctl.conf.local on a machine that has a shared
    sysctl.conf(5) isn't documented. So mention the sysctl.conf.local in the
    manual page.

    PR:     254901
    Submitted by:   Jose Luis Duran <jlduran at gmail dot com>
    Reported by:    Jose Luis Duran <jlduran at gmail dot com>
    Reviewed by:    markj
    MFC after:      3 days
    Differential Revision:  https://reviews.freebsd.org/D29673

 share/man/man5/sysctl.conf.5 | 7 +++++--
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
Comment 2 Gordon Bergling freebsd_committer 2021-04-09 15:34:44 UTC
Committed, thanks for the patch.
Comment 3 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2021-04-13 04:37:16 UTC
A commit in branch stable/13 references this bug:

URL: https://cgit.FreeBSD.org/src/commit/?id=d33c99d27da24ca23d8e7d6b2b933eef6f9bfce9

commit d33c99d27da24ca23d8e7d6b2b933eef6f9bfce9
Author:     Gordon Bergling <gbe@FreeBSD.org>
AuthorDate: 2021-04-09 15:28:18 +0000
Commit:     Gordon Bergling <gbe@FreeBSD.org>
CommitDate: 2021-04-13 04:36:32 +0000

    sysctl.conf(5): Mention sysctl.conf.local in the sysctl.conf(5) manual page

    The possibility of using a sysctl.conf.local on a machine that has a shared
    sysctl.conf(5) isn't documented. So mention the sysctl.conf.local in the
    manual page.

    PR:     254901
    Submitted by:   Jose Luis Duran <jlduran at gmail dot com>
    Reported by:    Jose Luis Duran <jlduran at gmail dot com>
    Reviewed by:    markj
    Differential Revision:  https://reviews.freebsd.org/D29673

    (cherry picked from commit 46c99528078ad478f50910110a933abef0b89cde)

 share/man/man5/sysctl.conf.5 | 7 +++++--
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
Comment 4 commit-hook freebsd_committer 2021-04-13 04:38:17 UTC
A commit in branch stable/12 references this bug:

URL: https://cgit.FreeBSD.org/src/commit/?id=fa5210b55a35ff217dec68b3cd25678447ad4f09

commit fa5210b55a35ff217dec68b3cd25678447ad4f09
Author:     Gordon Bergling <gbe@FreeBSD.org>
AuthorDate: 2021-04-09 15:28:18 +0000
Commit:     Gordon Bergling <gbe@FreeBSD.org>
CommitDate: 2021-04-13 04:37:54 +0000

    sysctl.conf(5): Mention sysctl.conf.local in the sysctl.conf(5) manual page

    The possibility of using a sysctl.conf.local on a machine that has a shared
    sysctl.conf(5) isn't documented. So mention the sysctl.conf.local in the
    manual page.

    PR:     254901
    Submitted by:   Jose Luis Duran <jlduran at gmail dot com>
    Reported by:    Jose Luis Duran <jlduran at gmail dot com>
    Reviewed by:    markj
    Differential Revision:  https://reviews.freebsd.org/D29673

    (cherry picked from commit 46c99528078ad478f50910110a933abef0b89cde)

 share/man/man5/sysctl.conf.5 | 7 +++++--
 1 file changed, 5 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)
Comment 5 Gordon Bergling freebsd_committer 2021-04-13 04:39:00 UTC
MFC'ed to stable/12 and stable/13.

Thanks for the patch!