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Status Delivered
Workspace AIX
Created by Guest
Created on Jul 27, 2015

/proc filesystem improvement

Currently, if you try to get process time information via the /proc filesystem, the values you get are behind the values retrievable by the APIs times() or getrusage(). AIX support explained that the reason behind that is, that /proc filesystem is implemented with pvproc data whereas times() and getrusage data is using ublock data.

The request is to use ublock data for /proc as well.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Oct 4, 2019

    This was fixed in AIX 7.2 TL 1 SP 1 (7200-01-01-1642) (and later). It will be considered for inclusion in AIX 7.1 in a future release.

  • Guest
    Jul 28, 2015

    Creating a new RFE based on Community RFE #74604 in product IBM AIX.

  • Guest
    Jul 27, 2015

    Attachment (Description): Test program to demonstrate issue and test fix