Re: procps beta

Etienne Lorrain (
Mon, 4 May 1998 13:17:10 +0001

> I'd like to announce a beta test of procps, since I seem to have
> lost contact with the other developers. Hopefully nothing tragic
> has happened to Michael K. Johnson and Chuck Blake.
> There are a few bug fixes, including correct signal printing
> for both 2.0.xx and 2.1.xx kernels. (no, procps-1.2.7 can't do
> it)


I think procps includes "top"; does the new version of
"top" correct the display of "idle time", i.e. does it take
values of idle in "/proc/stats" (if /proc exist) instead
of trying to calculate "total_time - used_time" ?

-- hdc: irq timeout: status=0xd0 { Busy }
-- ide1: reset: success
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