Subject: PID's etc.. (please excuse possible duplications of this)..
To: None <email@example.com>
From: Andy Sporner <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 04/06/2000 20:30:14
I am working on a clustering initiative that allows
for processes to be
swapped from one machine to another. The idea is for
processes in a NUMA like approach.
What I had thought was to bury the cluster ID in the
high order byte of
the process ID so that whenever a system call was made
any such byte
greater than 0 would be proxied to the appropriate
I would accept suggestions on this. What would break
as a result of
doing this? What were the historical reasons for
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