Release 3.3.13

Release Notes for Procps 3.3.13

  • library API incremented to 7:0:1
    • No changes, no removals
    • New fuctions: numa_init, numa_max_node, numa_node_of_cpu, numa_uninit, xalloc_err_handler
  • doc: Document I idle state in ps.1 and top.1 Debian #886967
  • free: fix some of the SI multiples issue #45
  • kill: -l space between name parses correctly Debian #854407
  • library: dont use vm_min_free on non Linux Debian #831396
  • library: dont use SIGPWR on FreeBSD Debian #832148
  • library: don't strip off wchan prefixes (ps & top) Redhat #1322111
  • pgrep: warn about 15+ char name only if -f not used
  • pgrep/pkill: only match in same namespace by default merge !41
  • pidof: specify separator between pids merge !58
  • pkill: Return 0 only if we can kill process Debian #852758
  • pmap: fix duplicate output line under '-x' option Redhat #1374061
  • ps: avoid eip/esp address truncations Debian #846361
  • ps: recognizes SCHED_DEADLINE as valid CPU scheduler
  • ps: display NUMA node under which a thread ran issue #58
  • ps: Add seconds display for cputime and time merge !43
  • ps: Add LUID field merge !57 Redhat #1518986
  • sysctl: Permit empty string for value issue #74
  • sysctl: Don't segv when file not available issue #76
  • sysctl: Read and write large buffers merge !56
  • top: add config file support for XDG specification
  • top: eliminated minor libnuma memory leak
  • top: show fewer memory decimal places (configurable) issue #50
  • top: provide command line switch for memory scaling Redhat #1034466, issue #53
  • top: provide command line switch for CPU States issue #55
  • top: provides more accurate cpu usage at startup Redhat #1182327
  • top: display NUMA node under which a thread ran issue #58
  • top: fix argument parsing quirk resulting in SEGV Redhat #1450429
  • top: delay interval accepts non-locale radix point Redhat #1182248
  • top: address a wishlist man page NLS suggestion Debian #865689
  • top: fix potential distortion in 'Mem' graph display issue #64
  • top: provide proper multi-byte string handling issue #68
  • top: startup defaults are fully customizable Redhat #1153049, #1499410, issues #6, #78
  •  see man page 6c. SYSTEM Configuration File
  • watch: define HOST_NAME_MAX where not defined Debian #830734
  • vmstat: Fix alignment for disk partition format issue #69
  • watch: Support ANSI 39,49 reset sequences issue #73