Re: proposal for generic interface to /proc text files

Rob Riggs (
Mon, 30 Sep 1996 23:52:53 -0600 (MDT)

On 01-Oct-96 wrote:
>Someone else has just proposed to rename /proc to /linux-proc or so because
>/proc also exist on other systems (like SVR4) and eventually we would
>perhaps like to clone that interface as well.

Hopefully we won't ever need to rename proc. It would be better
to just find a new mount point. The path to proc should be
reflected in <paths.h>. Actually, it would be a good idea to do
this now.

#define _PATH_PROC "/proc"