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Bug 13305

Summary: 1k buffer not big enough to read /proc/stat
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: James Manning <jmm>
Component: procpsAssignee: Preston Brown <pbrown>
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Description James Manning 2000-06-30 22:24:37 EDT
vmstat.c (probably others) use a 1k buffer to read /proc/stat.
Increasing to 4096 works, but might not be optimal.

[root@rts-test2 /root]# wc /proc/stat
     20     308    1225 /proc/stat
Comment 1 Preston Brown 2000-07-03 14:27:39 EDT