Fedora Core 5 Update: procps-3.2.6-3.3

Karel Zak kzak at redhat.com
Fri Apr 21 14:48:56 UTC 2006

Fedora Update Notification

Product     : Fedora Core 5
Name        : procps
Version     : 3.2.6                      
Release     : 3.3                  
Summary     : System and process monitoring utilities.
Description :
The procps package contains a set of system utilities that provide
system information. Procps includes ps, free, skill, pkill, pgrep,
snice, tload, top, uptime, vmstat, w, watch and pdwx. The ps command
displays a snapshot of running processes. The top command provides
a repetitive update of the statuses of running processes. The free
command displays the amounts of free and used memory on your
system. The skill command sends a terminate command (or another
specified signal) to a specified set of processes. The snice
command is used to change the scheduling priority of specified
processes. The tload command prints a graph of the current system
load average to a specified tty. The uptime command displays the
current time, how long the system has been running, how many users
are logged on, and system load averages for the past one, five,
and fifteen minutes. The w command displays a list of the users
who are currently logged on and what they are running. The watch
program watches a running program. The vmstat command displays
virtual memory statistics about processes, memory, paging, block
I/O, traps, and CPU activity. The pwdx command reports the current
working directory of a process or processes.


* Wed Apr 19 2006 Karel Zak <kzak at redhat.com> - 3.2.6-3.3
- fix #186017 - top "Cpu0" line never updates on single processor machine
                (bugfix added to the 'remcpu' patch)
- fix #168444 - memory usage conflicts with /proc/meminfo
- fix #174619 - top reports wrong values for CPU(s) in batch mode
- fix #185299 – cpu steal time support

This update can be downloaded from:

84e017f956856a258016dfb80a506a51235ef89b  SRPMS/procps-3.2.6-3.3.src.rpm
8f18d3b32ebe67580aa85801359ec71bf5e834ab  ppc/procps-3.2.6-3.3.ppc.rpm
7b88b6c3d9ce622346bbbfbc09de7b4c7b8665d4  ppc/debug/procps-debuginfo-3.2.6-3.3.ppc.rpm
b58a3215e78110ababb90a0e5e64d7126f40dc19  x86_64/procps-3.2.6-3.3.x86_64.rpm
e1a5c6af3167c809de7b1469e660bddde2b63f7c  x86_64/debug/procps-debuginfo-3.2.6-3.3.x86_64.rpm
e44aa5458c7368cd9597b83deec0fe05c9641c0b  i386/procps-3.2.6-3.3.i386.rpm
e9889dddfa963fa005bf4beb6c0fcb1ab95c8390  i386/debug/procps-debuginfo-3.2.6-3.3.i386.rpm

This update can be installed with the 'yum' update program.  Use 'yum update
package-name' at the command line.  For more information, refer to 'Managing
Software with yum,' available at http://fedora.redhat.com/docs/yum/.

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