[TUHS] UNIX of choice these days?

Dave Horsfall dave at horsfall.org
Mon Sep 25 09:36:44 AEST 2017

On Sun, 24 Sep 2017, Bakul Shah wrote:

> There are just a few potential users of /proc and they were already 
> using other facilities. plus /proc is an optional facility. All this 
> conspired to make /proc less useful in FreeBSD. Unused code is in danger 
> of being garbage collected in FreeBSD :-)

Whatever happened to the Unix philosophy of everything looking like a 
file?  Adding more system calls is the Windoze (or perhaps Penguin) way of 
doing things.

Dave Horsfall DTM (VK2KFU)  "Those who don't understand security will suffer."

More information about the TUHS mailing list