Re: [RFC] set the thread name

From: Stefani Seibold
Date: Tue Jun 16 2009 - 15:40:56 EST

Am Dienstag, den 16.06.2009, 21:14 +0200 schrieb Bert Wesarg:
> Hi,
> On Tue, Jun 16, 2009 at 20:39, Stefani Seibold<stefani@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > Currently it is not easy to identify a thread in linux, because there is
> > no thread name like in some other OS.
> >
> > If there were are thread name then we could extend a kernel segv message
> > and the /proc/<pid>/task/<tid>/... entries by a TName value like this:
> prctl(PR_SET_NAME, ...) works perfectly here.
Ooops... I did not noticed that this is already implemented. Thats works
perfectly ;-)

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