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    SubjectRe: system call for finding the number of cpus??
    On Mon, 8 Apr 2002, J.A. Magallon wrote:

    > On 2002.04.08 Davide Libenzi wrote:
    > >On Mon, 8 Apr 2002, Kuppuswamy, Priyadarshini wrote:
    > >
    > >> Hi!
    > >> I have a script that is using the /cpu/procinfo file to determine the
    > >> number of cpus present in the system. But I would like to implement it
    > >> using a system call rather than use the environment variables?? I
    > >> couldn't find a system call for linux that would give me the result.
    > >> Could anyone please let me know if there is one for redhat linux??
    > >
    > >sysconf(_SC_NPROCESSORS_CONF);
    > >
    > I din't really trusted you, so digged inside includes till bits/confname.h
    > Why the h*ll the manpage about sysconf does not talk about that ?????

    .h files usually changes ofter than man pages mainly because developers
    like to code not to document

    - Davide

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