Subject: Re: What's wrong with procfs?
To: Paul Hoffman <>
From: Thilo Manske <Thilo.Manske@HEH.Uni-Oldenburg.DE>
List: current-users
Date: 05/27/2000 23:24:03
On Sat, May 27, 2000 at 02:00:44PM -0700, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> Having sup'd this morning, I now notice that "ps -ax" returns:
> ps: proc size mismatch (14668 total, 756 chunks).
This is in the FAQ, please see

> ps: statfs on /proc failed: No such file or directory
> ps: fallback /proc-based lookup also failed.  Giving up...
My guess:
The procfs fallback fails because you don't have procfs mounted
on /proc.

You can ignore this when you fix the first problem.
Dies ist Thilos Unix Signature! Viel Spass damit.