Subject: Re: accounting
To: None <>
From: Zdenek Salvet <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 06/04/1997 06:48:18
> How does the accounting system deal with resource usage
> when the ownership of a process changes.  E.g., it spends
> x3 units while running as EUID 3, then changes to EUID 4
> spending x4 units.  Does the kernel record the x3 units
> as one acct record, then zeroes out the process' records,
> before running as EUID 4?

Real UID and GID at the time of process termination (exit)
is charged with all consumed resources.

Zdenek Salvet                                     
           If God had meant for us to be in the Army,
         we would have been born with green, baggy skin.