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SYSCTL.CONF(5)		  FreeBSD File Formats Manual		SYSCTL.CONF(5)

NAME
     sysctl.conf -- sysctl variables to	set at system startup

DESCRIPTION
     sysctl.conf contains a list of sysctl(8) variable assignments that	is
     read at system startup by rc(8) early on in the boot sequence.

     The file is made up of sysctl(8) variable assignments (variable=value)
     with comments designated by a hash	mark (`#').

FILES
     /etc/sysctl.conf
     /etc/examples/sysctl.conf

EXAMPLES
     To	turn on	IP forwarding, one would use the following line:

	   net.inet.ip.forwarding=1

     To	cause the kernel to reboot on a	panic, instead of dropping into	the
     debugger, the following can be used:

	   ddb.panic=0

SEE ALSO
     sysctl(2),	rc(8), sysctl(8)

HISTORY
     A sysctl.conf file	first appeared in OpenBSD 2.3.

FreeBSD	13.0		       February	10, 2020		  FreeBSD 13.0

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