Subject: Re: /etc/rc.d/ runs slowsly
To: Manuel Bouyer <>
From: Simon Burge <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/10/2000 00:00:17
Manuel Bouyer wrote:

> On Sat, Apr 08, 2000 at 11:37:31PM -0400, Greg A. Woods wrote:
> > [...]
> > WARNING: this patch uses 'fgrep' even though it isn't in /usr/bin.  I
> > can get away with this because I keep /usr on my root filesystem (where
> > it belongs! :-).  If it's not appropriate to move 'grep' to /bin for the
> Maybe the functionality you're looking for should just be intergrated into
> ps ?

How about "ps -n <procname>", modified by -c to pick p_comm instead?
I'm nearly finished some other ps(1) changes and can easily add this...