Re: procfs problems

Andrew E. Mileski (
Wed, 16 Apr 1997 19:18:55 -0400 (EDT)

> > <tag> ":" <arbitrary whitespace> <value>
> Tagged fields make alot of sense because a parsing program can easily
> recognize the fields it needs and ignore the rest completely. The
> syntax you suggest is probably best, especially since many files

This syntax seems to eliminate the possibility of tables.

Andrew E. Mileski
Linux Plug-and-Play Hardware Support
XFree86 Matrox Team