Re: In case anyones interested:)

From: Michele Andreoli (
Date: Tue Nov 28 2000 - 23:27:10 CET

On Tue, Nov 28, 2000 at 04:59:00PM +0100, Jochen Cichon nicely wrote:
> > The "ps" currently in muLinux (not the fake, the real) do not
> > support the switch --sort, because old (the ps, not the switch).
> OK
> In that case. There is no sorted list :)
> Joschi
> (BTW:.. if i found some time, i do an awk sort for that :/ )

Warning! There is already a sort.awk in /usr/script/sort.awk.
Please, take a look within it.

It uses a not-standard syntax

                # cat my_file | sort [-field]

Thus, using "sort -3" only the third field in every row is
compared and used for the sorting algorithm.


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