Helping with KDE4 (valgrind)

Tobias Koenig tokoe at
Thu May 11 09:02:10 BST 2006

On Wed, May 10, 2006 at 11:46:33PM +0200, Adriaan de Groot wrote:
> On Wednesday 10 May 2006 23:37, John Tapsell wrote:

> > Instead of reading from /proc, is there a better, faster way of
> > getting information about processes?
> kvm(3)? Perhaps you mean "a more *portable* way", since reading /proc is 
> awful. What we really need is a library that abstracts this stuff away -- 
> ISTR a discussion about it last year, and Seb is asking me the same question 
> in comments on my blog (for SK, presumably).
Please be aware that the information is collected by ksysguardd, which
is a small application written in plain C to allow easy porting and
increase the acceptance of sysadmins. I really doubt that a sysadmin
will install an application which links agains kdelibs just to use solid
for retrieving system information...

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