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    SubjectRe: Allow debuger to examine real parent
    Alan Cox wrote:
    > > This patch enables debugger to examine original parent of traced
    > > process. That information is not available elsewhere.
    >
    > So how does ps get it then...

    When a process is being traced, ps can't get it. pstree will show the
    process as if it is the child of the debugger/tracer. When the
    debugger/tracer is killed, it becomes the child of its original parent
    again.

    Somewhat icky IMO. Why does it have to be reparented at all?

    -- Jamie

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