Re: How do I ask: How many processes have this file open now?

Miquel van Smoorenburg (
23 May 1998 15:12:19 +0200

In article <>,
Russell Leighton <> wrote:
>Is there a system call for
>a user program that will,
>given a filename (or fd),
>return the number of processes
>with that file open?

Well, this doesn't have anything to do with kernel development so
I really should just ignore this, but I'm in a good mood today :)

fuser (man 1 fuser).


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