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Old 09-30-2006, 06:27 AM   #1
alaios
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problem with syntax in ps -aux


Hi why i receive the following syntax problem?
Code:
akroneiro:/home/alaios/Documents/Downloads/suse 10/Last.fm_Client_1.0.0b # ps -aux | grep kaffeine
Warning: bad ps syntax, perhaps a bogus '-'? See http://procps.sf.net/faq.html
alaios    3632  0.0  0.0 140792   900 ?        D    12:08   0:01 kaffeine
root      9188  0.0  0.0   2760   712 pts/1    S+   14:26   0:00 grep kaffeine
 
Old 09-30-2006, 06:35 AM   #2
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I have the same on a linux machine, but why you use -aux and not only aux?
 
Old 09-30-2006, 07:34 AM   #3
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Originally Posted by alaios
Hi why i receive the following syntax problem?
The warning command is suggesting you to have a look at http://procps.sf.net/faq.html.
I would really suggest you to do the same for an explanation.
 
  


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