Subject: Re: 'ps' and /dev/mem permissions?
To: Patrick Killourhy <>
From: Allen Briggs <>
List: macbsd-general
Date: 03/03/1995 09:00:32
> When a user other than root tries to run ps, I get an error 
> like '/dev/mem: permission denied', and ps aborts. /dev/mem
> is set rw-r-----.. should I just make it world readable, or
> is this a symptom of something else?

Check the permissions and on /bin/ps.
Should be 2555 bin.kmem.


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