Subject: Re: Just how large is that faults field?
To: None <port-alpha@NetBSD.org>
From: der Mouse <mouse@Rodents.Montreal.QC.CA>
Date: 10/07/2006 02:06:28
> procs memory page disks faults cpu
> r b w avm fre flt re pi po fr sr f0 s0 in sy cs us
> sy id
> 0 0 0 47720 7016 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
> 18446744073709550553 18 5 0 1 99
(hmm, someone seems to have inserted two spurious line breaks there.)
> That's what I thought at first.. but there are five values to the
> right of that huge number matching the remaining vmstat fields.
Furthermore, 18446744073709550553 is 0xfffffffffffffbd9. I find it a
lot more plausible that some counter went negative somehow than that a
bunch of numbers in decimal just happened to concatenate to form that.
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