Helping with KDE4 (valgrind)

Greg Martyn greg.martyn at
Thu May 11 18:04:53 BST 2006

On 5/11/06, Adriaan de Groot <groot at> wrote:
> Um, you're missing the point: KDE applications need system information; they
> need it on whatever system they are running on (even Solaris); instead of
> cluttering each app with #ifdefs, we need a library (in plain C) that
> presents *one* interface so that apps can get what they need. For app, read
> solid (I think) as well. Number of CPUs, memory stats, load averages, etc ..
> alol are commonly needed and all are implemented inconsistently in
> applications right now since we *don't* have a single interface to work with.

libstatgrab is one of the libraries that was mentioned last time:

Making a FD.o standard was also mentioned.

The thread began here:

btw, this was part of my SoC application :)

Greg Martyn

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