Re: [RFC] [PATCH 1/2] binary stream format for /proc/stat

From: Jan Engelhardt
Date: Sat Mar 31 2012 - 10:43:01 EST

On Tuesday 2012-03-27 10:53, KAMEZAWA Hiroyuki wrote:

>Provides another format of /proc/stat for showing data in binary and
>compress sequence of Zeros to some extent.
>Any other idea of formats ?

Rather than adding more obscure formats and fields to /proc(/N)/stat, we
should pursue descriptive lines like in /proc/N/status.
Or, if so desired, sysfs-style splitted attributes where the filename
takes on the description.
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