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    SubjectRe: /proc/cpuinfo verbiage differ unnecessarily between ports...

    Ronald Cole writes:
    >I can't think of any good argument for keeping "processor" for the
    >i386 and "cpu" for the sparc64. Someone should probably fix all the
    >different ports so that the verbiage is consistent...

    It is, fortunately, the same in /proc/stat, which is where we look. :-)

    >But, there's probably a better, more portable, way to calculate the
    >number of processors for ps.

    That would be /proc/stat.


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