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Date: Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:51:38 -0500
From: Rich Felker <>
Subject: Re: [PATCH] getloadavg: use sysinfo() instead of /proc/loadavg

On Tue, Feb 24, 2015 at 09:44:07PM +0300, Alexander Monakov wrote:
> Based on a patch by Szabolcs Nagy.
> ---
> This is a followup to a recent IRC conversation.  getloadavg() doesn't really
> need to open a file in /proc, since a sysinfo() syscall should suffice.  Based
> on a patch by nsz, slightly adjusted.  Return value of sysinfo() call is not
> checked, since the only documented failure is with EFAULT.

Thanks. Committed.


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