Re: procfs problems

david parsons (o.r.c@p.e.l.l.c.h.i.i.l.u.s)
16 Apr 1997 13:39:17 -0700

In article <>,
Dan Hollis <> wrote:

>Note that I'm not necessarily complaining about that each architecture has
>its own information, I'm complaining about crap like this:
>BogoMIPS : 163.57
>bogomips : 35.84
>BogoMips : 24.88

Well, aside from the mixed case, all these are simply
token<ws>:<ws>value, which is really easy for a computer to parse.
(And if you write the parser appropriately, the mixed case is trivial)

david parsons \bi/