Subject: RE: What's wrong with procfs?
To: Paul Hoffman <>
From: Emre <emre@TITANIUM.2Y.NET>
List: current-users
Date: 05/27/2000 18:24:54
On 27-May-00 Paul Hoffman wrote:
> Having sup'd this morning, I now notice that "ps -ax" returns:
> ps: proc size mismatch (14668 total, 756 chunks).
> ps: statfs on /proc failed: No such file or directory
> ps: fallback /proc-based lookup also failed.  Giving up...
> (This may have existed for a while...) Why is this? What can I do to 
> get around it?

Looks like your kernel and userland are not in sync... that usually happens
when you are using a newer kernel than userland or the other way around.


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