Re: Forking

Keith Rohrer (
Fri, 13 Jun 1997 23:17:51 -0500 (CDT)

> On Fri, 13 Jun 1997, Dieter Kaeppel wrote:
> > Is it possible to create a new process which shares the data with the
> > parent?
> >
> > (For example to use two processors in the same programm)
> /usr/include/sys/smh.h (Shared memory)
(1) That's <sys/shm.h>, not <sys/smh.h>.
(2) man shmget (and shmat, shmdt, and shmctl) for actual useful info.
(3) If you're going to refer people to header files rather than man
pages, at least refer them to header files that tell them
something. :-) sys/shm.h, and the files it #includes, are
not particularly helpful except for providing struct