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From: Alan Cox <>
To: (Linus Torvalds)
Cc: (Alan Cox), (Dave McCracken), (Linux Kernel)
Subject: Re: [PATCH] Provide system call to get task id
Date: Mon, 8 Oct 2001 18:52:50 +0100 (BST)	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> from "Linus Torvalds" at Oct 08, 2001 10:44:54 AM

> I'll add a gettid(), except I won't be moving reserved system calls
> around. I didn't even realize I had removed gettid - it was there in the
> 2.4.0-test kernels that implemented the signal groups, and I meant to only
> revert the unsafe signals stuff..

Would it make more sense to add a getpid() and make the existing one
gettid() to keep compatibility at its sanest ?

  reply	other threads:[~2001-10-08 17:47 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2001-10-08 15:46 Dave McCracken
2001-10-08 15:52 ` Christoph Hellwig
2001-10-08 16:07   ` Alan Cox
2001-10-08 16:05 ` Alan Cox
2001-10-08 17:44   ` Linus Torvalds
2001-10-08 17:52     ` Alan Cox [this message]
2001-10-08 18:17       ` Linus Torvalds
2001-10-08 22:15         ` Miquel van Smoorenburg
2001-10-08 21:53   ` David Woodhouse

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