truss broken on 5.3 BETA7 ?

Scot Hetzel swhetzel at
Thu Oct 7 15:04:20 PDT 2004

On Thu, 7 Oct 2004 16:58:39 -0500, Scot Hetzel <swhetzel at> wrote:
> On Thu, 7 Oct 2004 14:24:28 -0700, Jeremy Chadwick
> <freebsd at> wrote:
> > /proc is not likely not mounted.  I haven't seen /proc mounted in any
> > of the 5.3's in awhile now.  I'm not sure why, but it isn't.
> > 
> /proc isn't mounted by default on FreeBSD-5.x for security reasons.
> Most of programs that used to depend on /proc have migrated to an
> alternate method.
> Truss hasn't been migrated to not use /proc.  It's in the 5.3-RELEASE
> TODO notes to be done before the release.
In the 5.3-RELEASE TODO it's a desired feature.  So it may/may not be
done for 5.3-RELEASE.

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