Enabling the kernel's DMESG_RESTRICT feature

Steve Beattie sbeattie at ubuntu.com
Thu Jun 2 21:42:36 UTC 2011

On Thu, Jun 02, 2011 at 10:24:48AM -0700, Kees Cook wrote:
> On Thu, Jun 02, 2011 at 06:20:28PM +0100, Matt Zimmerman wrote:
> > On Thu, Jun 02, 2011 at 10:16:04AM -0700, Kees Cook wrote:
> > > Aren't we all supposed to use "udisks --enumerate" now? :)
> > 
> > I hadn't used that before.  You got my hopes up, and I thought it might turn
> > out to be a tool to map device nodes to meaningful descriptions of the
> > physical devices.  Oh well. :-)
> Yeah, that's kind of my point; the information is scattered all over the
> place. "udisks --dump" has just about everything, but is a bit non-trivial
> to quickly visually scan, IMO.

"udisks --enumerate-device-files" is not particularly easy to visually
parse, but it's easier than "udisks --dump" and at least gives a
modicum of a clue as to what the device might actually be.

Steve Beattie
<sbeattie at ubuntu.com>
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