Subject: Re: sysv ps(1) implementation [was: ps(1) sysv silliness]
To: None <,>
From: Wolfgang Solfrank <>
List: tech-userlevel
Date: 06/08/2000 17:01:45

while I'm not sure whether I like this sysv-ish ps, this one caught my

> I would really like for people to be able to do something like
> 'alias ps ps-sysv' so that they can just type "ps -<sysv opts>"
> and the right thing happens - just looking for ps-sysv in __progname
> wont work in this situation.

Why not?  Looks like one of us must be confused here...  Can you explain?

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