Subject: Re: broken "proc"?
To: Kip Walker <kwalker+@CMU.EDU>
From: Allen Briggs <>
List: macbsd-development
Date: 05/13/1995 18:17:48
> When I try to use "w" or "ps" I get:
> proc size mismatch <xxxx total, xxxx chunks>
> Did I break something, or is this a common problem?

This is actually a FAQ...  ;-)  It just means that your
ps/w/netstat/etc. utilities are out of sync with your
kernel.  You can get some of ps's functionality with
procps, which is on


Allen Briggs - end killing - ** MacBSD == NetBSD/mac68k **