Re: SCO: "thread creation is about a thousand times faster than on

From: Jamie Lokier (
Date: Thu Aug 31 2000 - 09:06:15 EST

Alan Cox wrote:
> It isnt a sensible answer. Think about a threaded web server firing off
> cgi scripts. You should probably kill those with the same mm. Especially if
> you have an unclone(CLONE_MM) since you can then unshare the VM for a thread
> and exec stuff off it

Think about a single threaded web server using vfork(). Then you
mustn't kill tasks with the same mm.

-- Jamie
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to
Please read the FAQ at

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : Thu Aug 31 2000 - 21:00:27 EST