Re: What /proc should contain [was: /proc/driver/microcode]

From: Werner Almesberger (
Date: Fri Feb 25 2000 - 03:38:26 EST

Riley Williams wrote:
> As a point of reference, here's a slightly tweaked analysis of the
> programs on the system I'm reading your mail on.

Interesting results.

> There are three programs therein that refer to /proc/mounts ...

And you don't even have fuser. I stand corrected.

> /usr/bin/dig /proc/interrupts
> /usr/bin/dnsquery /proc/interrupts
> /usr/bin/host /proc/interrupts
> /usr/bin/nslookup /proc/interrupts
> /usr/bin/nsupdate /proc/interrupts
> /usr/sbin/dnskeygen /proc/interrupts
> /usr/sbin/named /proc/interrupts
> /usr/sbin/named-xfer /proc/interrupts

Hmm, I wonder why DNS needs this ...

- Werner

 / Werner Almesberger, ICA, EPFL, CH /

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