Subject: Re: ps(1) sysv silliness
To: Simon Burge <>
From: Hubert Feyrer <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/08/2000 02:00:56
On Thu, 8 Jun 2000, Simon Burge wrote:
>  a) So pukable that noone in their right mind would ever use it?

I'd love to see such a functionality. Mmm, never needing to download
special BSD-firmware into my fingers again...

Maybe disable the feature if ran from setuid scripts or something. I can
imagine bad things happening if ps(1) starts requiring SysV parameters,
and scripts use BSD style ones.

 - Hubert

NetBSD - because Unix isn't just #include <linux.h>, i386, ILP32, ELF, ...!