[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: top vs. ps?

> Hi.  I have Debian 2.0, 2.0.34 running
> with xdm and fvwm2.  When I display
> processes with top, two xdm's appear to be
> running with different pid's.  However,
> displaying with ps shows only one.  
> Is there an explanation for this?

Ps does not show all processes by default.  Try `ps -ax' and read the
man page on ps.


 E.L. Meijer (tgakem@chem.tue.nl)          | tel. office +31 40 2472189
 Eindhoven Univ. of Technology             | tel. lab.   +31 40 2475032
 Lab. for Catalysis and Inorg. Chem. (TAK) | tel. fax    +31 40 2455054

Reply to: