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Re: vmstat

On Wed, Jul 03, 2002 at 10:48:13AM +0200, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
>On Tue, Jul 02, 2002 at 11:21:42PM +0100, Chris January wrote:
>> > > Ok. Do you have any thoughts on where I should put ps.exe and kill.exe?
>> >
>> >
>> > I ended up renaming 'clear.exe' from the ncurses dist to 'clearn.exe' to
>> > avoid conflicts with the 'clear' package.  (In ncurses, 'clear.exe' is
>> > not a 'test' program, so it didn't go into bin/ncurses-test-*/; it went
>> > into ${prefix}/bin -- hence the conflict which required rename)
>> >
>> >
>> > > They need to be somewhere other than /bin, but available should the user
>> > > wish to use them. Perhaps I could rename them instead? procps.exe and
>> > > prockill.exe, although those names are a little unweidly.
>> > > If anyone has any ideas, then please make a suggestion.
>> >
>> >
>> > pps.exe and pkill.exe ?  Actually, proc*.exe isn't bad -- and the user
>> > can always alias whatever he wants.
>> Will this package actually appear on the mirrors in future or are there
>> issues I am not aware of preventing this from happening?
>I assume you changed the names of the binaries already?  I'm sorry, could
>you please resend the URLs to the files?

Did we actually have two maintainers saying "this is good"?  I don't


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