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Old 08-23-2006, 06:52 PM   #1
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many /proc/<id>/cmdline files empty


Hi,
i've notices, that many /proc/<id>/cmdline files are empty? Why is that?
 
Old 08-25-2006, 10:16 AM   #2
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Perhaps the process does not have a command line? Think kernel threads. Try matching the 'pid' to the output of ps aux.
 
  


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