Kirk Strauser <k...@strauser.com> wrote:
> On Nov 18, 2011, at 11:27 AM, Robert Bonomi wrote: > > > See the output of 'mount(8)' for the names of all the mounted > > filesystems on your machine. > > $ mount | grep proc > procfs on /proc (procfs, local) > > > *NOTE*WELL* that '/proc' is *not* a separate filesystem. It > > is merely a _directory_ with a bunch of 'special' files in it. > > I'm confused here. In what way isn't /proc a separate filesystem? > It's even called "procfs". It's Bonomi who is confused. I suspect he doesn't have procfs configured -- so of course its mountpoint is just a directory -- *on his system*. The OP _does_ have procfs configured, or the question wouldn't have arisen. _______________________________________________ email@example.com mailing list http://lists.freebsd.org/mailman/listinfo/freebsd-questions To unsubscribe, send any mail to "freebsd-questions-unsubscr...@freebsd.org"