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From: (Eric W. Biederman)
To: "Guillaume Chazarain" <>
	"Linux Kernel Mailing List" <>
Subject: Re: [patch 019/233] proc: fix the threaded /proc/self
Date: Fri, 08 Feb 2008 10:47:08 -0700	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <> (Guillaume Chazarain's message of "Fri, 8 Feb 2008 14:54:51 +0100")

"Guillaume Chazarain" <> writes:

> On Feb 8, 2008 1:18 PM,  <> wrote:
>> Long ago when the CLONE_THREAD support first went it someone thought it
>> would be wise to point /proc/self at /proc/<tgid> instead of /proc/<pid>.
> The last message about this conversation is:
> So I thought we would end up with a new file, in order to make the
> change discoverable.

Yes.  The above patch really is wrong.  There is at least one corner
case in procps that cares.

Andrew my apologies.  I noticed this earlier but forgot to ask you to
remove this from your tree.


      reply	other threads:[~2008-02-08 17:49 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 2+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
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2008-02-08 13:54 ` Guillaume Chazarain
2008-02-08 17:47   ` Eric W. Biederman [this message]

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