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 Exploring procfs

"Procfs is a virtual file system in linux mounted in /proc, and serves multiple purposes including access to kernel information in userland or for debugging. One of the features which makes Linux special to me is access to process information as a text stream. A lot of linux commands (ps, top, pstree, etc.) rely on this filesystem for information."
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 (Submitted by Noel Thu Jun 23, 2005 )

  


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