Subject: standards/11224: POSIX.2: ps -o args,comm,etime,group,rgroup don't work
To: None <>
From: Ben Harris <>
List: netbsd-bugs
Date: 10/14/2000 09:46:20
>Number:         11224
>Category:       standards
>Synopsis:       POSIX.2: ps -o args,comm,etime,group,rgroup don't work
>Confidential:   no
>Severity:       non-critical
>Priority:       low
>Responsible:    standards-manager
>State:          open
>Class:          sw-bug
>Submitter-Id:   net
>Arrival-Date:   Sat Oct 14 09:46:01 PDT 2000
>Originator:     Ben Harris
>Release:        2000-02-07
NetBSD cromarty 1.4X NetBSD 1.4X (CROMARTY) #9: Wed May  3 23:49:51 BST 2000
     bjh21@cromarty:/usr/src/sys/arch/macppc/compile/CROMARTY macppc

POSIX.2 specifies a wide range of names for the -o <format> option to
ps.  Of these, NetBSD fails to implement args, comm, etime, group and

cromarty:~$ ps -o args,comm,etime,group,rgroup
ps: args: keyword not found
ps: comm: keyword not found
ps: etime: keyword not found
ps: group: keyword not found
ps: rgroup: keyword not found
ps: no valid keywords