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    SubjectRe: Killing clones
    > About a year ago a least was a a discussion about fixing up the
    > CLONE_PID flag so that thread id's would be encoded in the upper bits of
    > the pid. One could have ps list only the proc info for the initial
    > thread (or other thread if the initial has exited), and be able to see
    > what initial process all the threads are associated with.

    So if 32-bit [real] PIDs come around (there was talk of them appearing in
    2.1.x, and it's something I think a few people would like to see) then
    we'd have 48 or 64 bit PIDs with thread info?
    -Rob H.


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