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Re: C in linux - bios calls, graphics

Shridhar Daithankar forced the electrons to say:
> On Thursday 01 February 2001 13:54, you wrote:
> > The tool setup that comes with RedHat Linux, IIRC, is written in C.
> Oh I thought it was just a wrapper like linuxconf.

You can call it a wrapper to other RedHat's own configuration tools. It
is a C program that calls other C programs (mouseconfig, netconfig,
Xconfigurator and so on) depending on command line options. I ran an
ltrace and figured out that it executes system (/usr/sbin/sndconfig)
or whatever.