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SubjectRe: RFC/PATCH: Random pid generation
[ Monday, January 10, 2000 ] Ph. Marek wrote:
> Hi Linus, hi Alan, hi everybody else not explicitly mentioned,

It looks like your mailer reformatted the patch and would make it next
to impossible to apply.

My own personal feeling is that this patch is a Bad Thing simply because
many of us (fairly or not) use the association of smaller pid == older
process, esp. when trying to find old daemons or irc clients to kill
them off.

Miscellaneous Engineer --- IBM Netfinity Performance Development

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