trouble getting memory and swap info

Aggelos Economopoulos aoiko at
Wed Oct 27 10:25:50 PDT 2004

On Wednesday 27 October 2004 19:44, Glenn Johnson wrote:
> I am trying to get gkrellm2 working on DragonFlyBSD.  I got it to
> compile and run but it does not report the memory or swap.  Well,
> actually, it does report them, its just that the values are 0.  I used
> the src/usr.bin/top/machine.c and the xsysinfo dfport as a guide.  I am
> not at my DragonFly system at the moment but basically what I did was to
> set the vmmeter and vmstats structures as defined in vmmeter.h and used
> in top/machine.c, using sysctlbyname to get the information.  Is there
> something else I need to do?

Could you try the dfport override I posted on submit@ on 18/10 and let me know 
if it works (just dump it on /usr/dfports/sysutils and make install)? Not 
that I pay any attention to gkrellms memory meters (they suck) but it seems 
to agree with top on my machine.


More information about the Kernel mailing list