Subject: Re: netbsd-4 (and -current) - ps acting funny ?
To: Dave Tyson <Dave.Tyson@liverpool.ac.uk>
From: Frank Kardel <Frank.Kardel@Acrys.COM>
Date: 07/28/2007 22:38:52
Dave Tyson wrote:
> On Saturday 28 July 2007 14:24:56 you wrote:
>> now that I look at it -current (about twoo weeks ago) shows the same
>> Sensible time output seem state dependent. Runnanble or Stopped
>> processes show time value that match my expectations more.
>> Frank Kardel wrote:
>>> Hi *,
>>> I am just testing netbsd-4 (around 200707280600UTC).
>>> ps alxww seem be be a bit funny: most of the times it lists
>>> 0:00.00 as time - sometime it lists something plausible.
>>> Anyone else seeing this behavior ?
> See my post into netbsd-users on 9th July and later to tech-userlevel. I
> haven't tracked down the issue yet but am wondering if its a toolchain
> problem as a ps binary with the same components (from ident)
That would indeed be strange.
> from January 2007 seemed to report everything Ok and matched the output of