Documentation for /proc/sys/net/ipv4/

Sven-Haegar Koch haegar at sdinet.de
Fri Aug 26 14:31:30 CEST 2005


On Fri, 26 Aug 2005, Sven-Haegar Koch wrote:

> On Fri, 26 Aug 2005, Vladislav Kurz wrote:
>
>> Is there a reference documentation for the dozens of files in
>> proc/sys/net/ipv4/ and subdirectories, especially
>> proc/sys/net/ipv4/netfilter ?
>> I have tried googling, serching the sources, but didn't find it.
>
> Some of them are documented in the kernel source under 
> Documentation/networking/ip-sysctl.txt. But my box (currently debian's 
> 2.6.12-1-686) does not have a proc/sys/net/ipv4/netfilter subdir at all.

Small follow up:
the subdir is there, I should have looked onto a box that has netfilter at 
least loaded ;)

c'ya
sven

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