Subject: Re: core dump filename format
To: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Michael Richardson <email@example.com>
Date: 09/07/1999 13:36:54
>>>>> "Manuel" == Manuel Bouyer <firstname.lastname@example.org> writes:
Manuel> As this attribute is really close to process limits, I plan to
Manuel> extend getrlimit/setrlimit with a new resource type (Otherwise a
Manuel> new syscall would need to be created for this purpose). They
Manuel> would now take a void * parameter, which would be a struct rlimit
Manuel> * or char *, depending on the resource type. In the kernel this
Manuel> attribute would be added to "struct plimit".
Manuel> Then each shell will be updated to allow users to set this new
Manuel> Comments ? I'm planning to start coding on this soon, shouldn't
Manuel> require much work.
I think that this is very cool.
You should make sure to include some kind of program like "newcorename"
a la nohup, newgrp, su, etc. that will set the core name and then run
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