Re: Status field in ps output for threaded programs in 2.6 kernel

From: Mihai Rusu
Date: Wed May 12 2004 - 05:19:49 EST

On Wed, 12 May 2004, Nikita V. Youshchenko wrote:

> Hello.

> Looks like kernel bug: displayed status of threaded process should not be
> "S" if some threads are active. And CPU usage statistics should correspond
> to all threads.

Hmm I dont know about that. A "solution" here is to have top also display
threads (like ps -m or ps -H of a recent procps distro).

> This happened on a Debian testing/unstable system, running kernel package
> kernel-image-2.6.5-1-k7-smp 2.6.5-4.

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