Today i won’t write a blog entry explaining a feature. I would just like to guide your attention to an article at “Teaching an old ps command new tricks” written by Alan Coopersmith.
ps saw a lot of extensions in a recent SRU. A lot of the changes are making the life easier when porting Linux tools as the Solaris
ps is now able to understand more Linux option.
The SRU27 also introduced a
--human-readable option, however it’s now part of all the tool that undestand the
--scale= option and
--human-readable is now equivalent to
--scale=max,1024. For more information about the
--scale= option you can read my recent blog entry about it.