[SDL] [PATCH] Read the protocol used by /dev/gpmdata on Linux

Ryan C. Gordon icculus at clutteredmind.org
Thu Sep 8 00:51:07 PDT 2005


>>If the command line data can not be read reliably via /proc, how do 'ps'
>>and 'top' read and display the list of processes and their command line?
> 
> They don't, reliably. When they can not read the command line,
> they print up to 15 characters of the filename in brackets.

So are we in agreement to drop the existing gpm patch? Is there a better 
way to determine the protocol?

--ryan.





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