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SubjectRe: RFC [patch 00/34] PID Virtualization Overview
Serge Hallyn wrote:

> The mechanism to start a container
> is to 'echo "container_name" > /proc/container' which creates a new
> container and associates the calling process with it. All subsequently
> forked tasks then belong to that container.
> There is a separate pid space associated with each container.
> Only processes/task belonging to the same container "see" each other.

Why does there need a separate pid space for each container?
You don't really need one to make sure that only processes in the same
containers can see each other.

-- Suleiman
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