Subject: Re: gqmpeg package and kvm
To: Perry E. Metzger <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 07/30/2001 08:20:50
On 29 Jul 2001, Perry E. Metzger wrote:
> David Brownlee <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
> > I've bneen looking at adding correct NetBSD support for displaying
> > the cpu usage to gqmpeg, plus updating to 0.9.0.
> > Currently it pokes around in /proc to get the cpu usage for the
> > mpg123 subprocess.
> > Can anyone suggest the correct way to get a configure.in script
> > to pull in -lkvm on NetBSD only?
> Use sysctl.
> We're trying to get rid of kvm grovelers when we can. They cause
> serious security issues.
Already aware of that - hence the use of kvm_getproc2...
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