“procps” 1:3.2.8-10ubuntu5.1 source package in Ubuntu
procps (1:3.2.8-10ubuntu5.1) oneiric-proposed; urgency=low [ James Hunt ] * Make procps job run twice: as early as possible (for kernel parameters such as kernel.printk) and then after all network interfaces are up (to account for any kernel parameters relating to recently loaded networking modules) (LP: #771372). -- Steve Langasek <email address hidden> Thu, 17 Nov 2011 13:07:06 -0800
Binary packages built by this source
- libproc-dev: library for accessing process information from /proc
These are the header files for libproc. Some packages using libproc
to access process information from /proc need these to compile.
- procps: /proc file system utilities
This package provides command line and full screen utilities for browsing
procfs, a "pseudo" file system dynamically generated by the kernel to
provide information about the status of entries in its process table
(such as whether the process is running, stopped, or a "zombie").
It contains free, kill, pkill, pgrep, pmap, ps, pwdx, skill, slabtop,
snice, sysctl, tload, top, uptime, vmstat, w, and watch.