When executing ps command in my Linux system i see some user processes twice (different PID...). I wonder if they are new processes or threads of the same process. I know some functions in standard C ...
I'm interested in a Linux distro to build C projects and test their behavior in a very predictable and controlled environment. I'm especially concerned about letting the scheduler deal as much as ...
From the book Advanced programming in the Unix environment I read the following line regarding threads in Unix like systems All the threads within a process share the same address space, ﬁle ...
While reading through the Linux Device Drivers, I could understand that the Process Descriptor (of type struct task_struct) has all the info regarding a particular task. The process descriptors are ...