Subject: Re: Kernel support for ELF-format core files
To: Michael Graff <email@example.com>
From: Jaromir Dolecek <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 12/15/2001 00:23:37
Michael Graff wrote:
> Is there any reason we can't use larger process IDs?
The only reason AFAIK was to maintain compatibility with
other OSes - in fear that applications won't cope with large
Our pid_t is 32bit FWIW.
Jaromir Dolecek <jdolecek@NetBSD.org> http://www.NetBSD.org/Ports/i386/ps2.html
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