procps 1:3.2.8-11ubuntu6.1 source package in Ubuntu


procps (1:3.2.8-11ubuntu6.1) precise; urgency=low

  * Backport of a45dace4 and 95d01362 in order to enable dynamically
    allocated buffers in file2str.  This fixes a number of seg fault problems
    including the one related to large numbers of groups per user.
    (LP: #1150413)
 -- Dave Chiluk <email address hidden>   Fri, 27 Sep 2013 09:19:32 -0700

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procps_3.2.8.orig.tar.gz 279.1 KiB 11ed68d8a4433b91cd833deb714a3aa849c02aea738c42e6b4557982419c1535
procps_3.2.8-11ubuntu6.1.debian.tar.gz 104.9 KiB 5c74e0f08bce337c69f3b0d57eb246ffc0d3324c61fb249ed41d34895e8b3fa4
procps_3.2.8-11ubuntu6.1.dsc 1.3 KiB 8634093c2e164f3e81525a51f5f10922469a15d71d8ad7f8e95f5c29d6bc644d

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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.