Commit c91faef3 authored by Lennart Poettering's avatar Lennart Poettering

man: document /etc/sysctl.d/

parent 151b190e
......@@ -573,7 +573,8 @@ MANPAGES = \
man/locale.conf.5 \
man/os-release.5 \
man/modules-load.d.5 \
man/binfmt.d.5
man/binfmt.d.5 \
man/sysctl.d.5
MANPAGES_ALIAS = \
man/reboot.8 \
......
......@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
<!--
This file is part of systemd.
Copyright 2010 Brandon Philips
Copyright 2011 Lennart Poettering
systemd is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
......
......@@ -4,7 +4,7 @@
<!--
This file is part of systemd.
Copyright 2010 Brandon Philips
Copyright 2011 Lennart Poettering
systemd is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
......
<?xml version="1.0"?>
<!--*-nxml-*-->
<!DOCTYPE refentry PUBLIC "-//OASIS//DTD DocBook XML V4.2//EN" "http://www.oasis-open.org/docbook/xml/4.2/docbookx.dtd">
<!--
This file is part of systemd.
Copyright 2011 Lennart Poettering
systemd is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or
(at your option) any later version.
systemd is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but
WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU
General Public License for more details.
You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
along with systemd; If not, see <http://www.gnu.org/licenses/>.
-->
<refentry id="sysctl.d">
<refentryinfo>
<title>sysctl.d</title>
<productname>systemd</productname>
<authorgroup>
<author>
<contrib>Developer</contrib>
<firstname>Lennart</firstname>
<surname>Poettering</surname>
<email>lennart@poettering.net</email>
</author>
</authorgroup>
</refentryinfo>
<refmeta>
<refentrytitle>sysctl.d</refentrytitle>
<manvolnum>5</manvolnum>
</refmeta>
<refnamediv>
<refname>sysctl.d</refname>
<refpurpose>Configure kernel parameters at boot</refpurpose>
</refnamediv>
<refsynopsisdiv>
<para><filename>/etc/sysctl.d/*.conf</filename></para>
</refsynopsisdiv>
<refsect1>
<title>Description</title>
<para><command>systemd</command> uses
<filename>/etc/sysctl.d/</filename> to configure
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>sysctl</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry>
kernel parameters to load during boot. Each
configuration file is named in the style of
<filename>/etc/sysctl.d/&lt;program&gt;.conf</filename>.</para>
</refsect1>
<refsect1>
<title>Configuration Format</title>
<para>The configuration files should simply contain a
list of variable assignments, separated by
newlines. Empty lines and lines whose first
non-whitespace character is # or ; are ignored.</para>
<para>Note that both / and . are accepted as
separators in sysctl variable names.</para>
</refsect1>
<refsect1>
<title>Example</title>
<example>
<title>/etc/sysctl.d/domain-name.conf example:</title>
<programlisting># Set kernel YP domain name
kernel.domainname=example.com</programlisting>
</example>
</refsect1>
<refsect1>
<title>See Also</title>
<para>
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>systemd</refentrytitle><manvolnum>1</manvolnum></citerefentry>,
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>sysctl</refentrytitle><manvolnum>8</manvolnum></citerefentry>,
<citerefentry><refentrytitle>sysctl.conf</refentrytitle><manvolnum>5</manvolnum></citerefentry>
</para>
</refsect1>
</refentry>
Markdown is supported
0% or
You are about to add 0 people to the discussion. Proceed with caution.
Finish editing this message first!
Please register or to comment