On Tue, 19 Mar 2002, kevin lyda wrote:
> i think it's based on the version of ps and the width of the terminal.
> dave's suggestion is better - the c flag to ps. colm suggested that ps
> acted differently based on whether it was talking to a pipe or a tty,
> but the version i use doesn't (nor does the one on openbsd). it's based
> entirely on the column width.
ps ... | grep "[f]oo"
works universally though. at least the grep will never match itself in
the output of ps.
> well maybe if you bark at freshmeat you can find a threaded mail client.
it suggested pine thank you.
--paul 'supposed to be doing work, not reading ilug' j
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