[vdr] Plugins showing their names in process list?

Klaus Schmidinger Klaus.Schmidinger at cadsoft.de
Tue Apr 12 23:44:42 CEST 2005


Sascha Volkenandt wrote:
> Am Dienstag, 12. April 2005 22:34 schrieb Harald Milz:
> 
>>[...]
>>
>>I'd rather like to see each plugin show their names and parameters in ps,
>>like heartbeat does.
> 
> 
> Well these are not processes but threads, which all belong to the main VDR 
> app... I guess there is no "easy" way to distinguish which plugin a thread 
> belongs to...
> 
> Greetings,
> Sascha

Well, each thread can be given a "description", so if somebody finds
a way to make the 'ps' list show a given string for a particular thread,
it should be possible to show something more informative here.

Klaus



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