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Old 12-29-2003, 03:54 AM   #1
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/proc/cpuinfo


Is there any way to either hide the output of /proc/cpuinfo or to change the output of /proc/cpuinfo?

Thanks.

Eric
 
Old 12-29-2003, 04:30 AM   #2
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you could "chmod o-r /proc/cpuinfo" I suppose, but I've no idea what further ramifications there could be in doing that.
 
Old 12-29-2003, 04:36 AM   #3
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I have tried chmod'ing it, it won't chmod, even as root
 
Old 12-29-2003, 06:54 AM   #4
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OK, well it works for me in gentoo but not suse...there are kernel patches available to enable user manipulation of /proc...

check out this...
http://www.openwall.com/linux/README.shtml

it does other stuff too.
 
  


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