Subject: Re: System FREEZE
To: None <>
From: Jason R Thorpe <>
List: current-users
Date: 08/08/2000 08:56:05
On Tue, Aug 08, 2000 at 10:15:55AM -0400, Joseph Sarkes wrote:

 > > It's looking likely that the ps(1) bug wasn't really fixed the last time
 > > around (see PR kern/10765). Do your current freezes coincide with running
 > > ps(1) or top(1)?
 > > 
 > yes, the last one was the exact moment I did a w command about 15 minutes
 > ago.

Yes, this is a bug I'm currently chasing.  Please be patient, and I
will have it fixed before 1.5.

It's related to using sysctl under the hood to get process info.

        -- Jason R. Thorpe <>