It's a 16-bit number issue.
--- Manfred Spraul <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> 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
> > 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
> returned to user space.
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