Re: argv0 revisited...

From: Horst von Brand (
Date: Thu Jan 16 2003 - 06:04:18 EST

DervishD <>

[No attributions here, sorry]

> > > welcome. Although I would like a portable solution, any solution that
> > > works under *any* Linux kernel is welcome...
> > What about mounting /proc from inside your program? Not a big deal, easy
> > sollution ...

> I don't like it, because it should happen at the very beginning
> of init. Remember, is not any program, is an init. Should be a more
> clean way, I suppose :??

If it is init, you do have enough control over the environment to just
hardcode the executable's name?

In any case, I don't see what you want to acomplish here. Care to enligthen
us a bit?

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