[vdr] Plugins showing their names in process list?
dvb at ixalon.net
Wed Apr 13 15:49:19 CEST 2005
> -----Original Message-----
> From: vdr-bounces at linuxtv.org
> [mailto:vdr-bounces at linuxtv.org] On Behalf Of Klaus Schmidinger
> 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.
Yeah, it would be nice - but the linux kernel is missing support for
setproctitle(), and the only user-space implementations I can find use the
incredibly hacky method of overwriting the characters in the argv array.
An example implementation:
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