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Re: 'ps' - is it supposed to do that?
- From: mwoehlke <mwoehlke at tibco dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 07 Jun 2006 18:41:19 -0500
- Subject: Re: 'ps' - is it supposed to do that?
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I was looking at 'ps' one day, wishing it would limit its output to just
"my" processes. Just now, I realized it is... it is showing me all of
*my* processes, rather than all of the *tty's* processes. On most other
(real) OS's, I'm used to the limit - sans '-e' - being 'this /tty/', not
So, I was wondering... is there a reason it works this way?
Should I take the resounding silence to mean "yes, that's how we want it
to work, now go away... WJM after all"?
While I'm on the subject, does anyone know/remember if it is possible to
recognize distinct real consoles (i.e. is it possible to show con/0,
Hmm, well I guess CYGWIN=tty makes this go away anyway.
Look! ...a hippo! *GDRLH!*
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