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SubjectRe: [patch] thread-exec-2.5.34-B1, BK-curr

On 16 Sep 2002, Alan Cox wrote:

> There is code that depends on clone()/exec() not killing other threads
> in the group - some threaded web servers for example.

all the new 'thread group' semantics (group exit, group-broadcast and
group-balanced signals, group exec(), soon-to-come group coredump) are
connected to the CLONE_THREAD property which is a relatively new clone
bit. All the other thread properties (such as CLONE_VM, CLONE_SIGHAND) are
not affected by all the recent threading related changes. [well, they got
significantly faster, but no behavioral change.]

Ingo

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