top and ps fail on 6.0-BETA5
racerx at makeworld.com
Fri Sep 23 18:01:30 PDT 2005
Doug Poland wrote:
> I've noticed that top and ps are failing on my recently re-built
> 6.0-BETA5 box. Ordinarilly that means that the "world" and the "kernel"
> are out of sync. However, I've cvsup'd and rebuilt and installed world
> and GENERIC (several times).
> Yesterday I rebuilt all my ports and today did a fresh
> cvsup/rebuild/install. Still seeing the message:
> djp at ammon% top
> kvm_open: kinfo_proc size mismatch (expected 648, got 768)
> top: Out of memory.
> Here's uname:
> FreeBSD ammon.polands.org 6.0-BETA5 FreeBSD 6.0-BETA5 #0: Fri Sep 23 12:07:46 CDT 2005 djp at ammon.polands.org:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC i386
> /usr/src/UPDATING says:
> Changes were made to kinfo_proc in sys/user.h. Please recompile
> userland, or commands like `fstat', `pkill', `ps', `top' and `w'
> will not behave correctly.
> The API and ABI for hwpmc(4) have changed with the addition
> of sampling support. Please recompile lib/libpmc(3) and
> I've googled the lists but have found nothing on this. I must be doing
> something wrong.
I think the issue lies in the order you do things AFTER you cvsup the
If the assumptions are wrong,
the conclusions aren't likely to be very good.
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