sudo in the base system

Joerg Sonnenberger joerg at
Thu Feb 17 12:45:11 PST 2005

On Thu, Feb 17, 2005 at 03:33:37PM +0000, Oliver Fromme wrote:
> Sockstat + fstat are OK for some things, but lsof has a
> lot more functionality.  For example, it can display full
> path names for open files (fstat only displays the mount
> points), and it can display the file size as well as the
> current seek position (fstat only displays the size).
> Also, I think that "lsof +L1" is extremely useful to find
> processes that have open files which have been rm'ed -- I
> can't easily do that with fstat.

Like Matt pointed out, fstat now includes the full path.
I'd like to fix the other short comings of fstat too,
most importantly the dependency on kvm. Feel free to complain
about missing features :)


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