sysutils/R-processx - The NetBSD Packages Collection

Execute and control system processes

Tools to run system processes in the background. It can check if a
background process is running; wait on a background process to finish;
get the exit status of finished processes; kill background processes.
It can read the standard output and error of the processes, using
non-blocking connections. 'processx' can poll a process for standard
output or error, with a timeout. It can also poll several processes at

Build dependencies

pkgtools/mktools pkgtools/cwrappers

Runtime dependencies

devel/R-R6 sysutils/R-ps math/R devel/pcre2 math/R devel/pcre2

Binary packages

NetBSD 10.0aarch64R-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 10.0aarch64R-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 10.0aarch64ebR-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 10.0earmv7hfR-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 10.0earmv7hfR-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 10.0i386R-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 10.0i386R-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 10.0powerpcR-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 10.0powerpcR-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 10.0x86_64R-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 10.0x86_64R-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 9.0aarch64R-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 9.0aarch64R-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 9.0alphaR-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfR-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 9.0earmv7hfR-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 9.0i386R-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 9.0i386R-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 9.0powerpcR-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 9.0powerpcR-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 9.0sparc64R-processx-3.8.0.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64R-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 9.0x86_64R-processx-3.8.2.tgz
NetBSD 9.3x86_64R-processx-3.8.3.tgz
NetBSD 9.3x86_64R-processx-3.8.3.tgz

Binary packages can be installed with the high-level tool pkgin (which can be installed with pkg_add) or pkg_add(1) (installed by default). The NetBSD packages collection is also designed to permit easy installation from source.

Available build options


Known vulnerabilities

The pkg_admin audit command locates any installed package which has been mentioned in security advisories as having vulnerabilities.

Please note the vulnerabilities database might not be fully accurate, and not every bug is exploitable with every configuration.

Problem reports, updates or suggestions for this package should be reported with send-pr.