Re: System V msg queue bugs in latest kernels

From: Manfred Spraul (
Date: Sat Feb 17 2001 - 14:03:55 EST

Mark Swanson wrote:
> Hello,
> ipcs (msg) gives incorrect results if used-bytes is above 65536. It
> stays at 65536 even though messages are being read and removed from the
> msg queue.
I'm testing it.

Could you check /proc/sysvipc/msg?

I know that several API's have 16-bit numbers, perhaps wrong values are
returned to user space.

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