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USERCONF(4)		 BSD Kernel Interfaces Manual		   USERCONF(4)

NAME
     userconf -- in-kernel device configuration	manager

SYNOPSIS
     options USERCONF

DESCRIPTION
     userconf is the in-kernel device configuration manager.  It is used to
     alter the kernel autoconfiguration	framework at runtime.  userconf	is ac-
     tivated from the boot loader by passing the -c option to the kernel.

COMMAND	SYNTAX
     The general command syntax	is:

	   command [option]

     userconf has a more(1)-like functionality;	if a number of lines in	a com-
     mand's output exceeds the number defined in the lines variable, then
     userconf displays "-- more	--" and	waits for a response, which may	be one
     of:

	   <return>  one more line.

	   <space>   one more page.

	   q	     abort the current command,	and return to the command in-
		     put mode.

COMMANDS
     userconf supports the following commands:

     lines count
	    Specify the	number of lines	before more.

     base 8 | 10 | 16
	    Base for displaying	large numbers.

     change devno | dev
	    Change devices.

     disable devno | dev
	    Disable devices.

     enable devno | dev
	    Enable devices.

     exit   A synonym for quit.

     find devno	| dev
	    Find devices.

     help   Display online help.

     list   List current configuration.

     quit   Leave userconf.

     ?	    A synonym for help.

HISTORY
     The userconf framework first appeared in OpenBSD 2.0, and was then	inte-
     grated into NetBSD	1.6.

AUTHORS
     The userconf framework was	written	by Mats	O Jansson
     <moj@stacken.kth.se>.

BSD				 July 1, 2001				   BSD

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