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perlfunc:getppid

by gods
on Aug 24, 1999 at 22:42 UTC ( #266=perlfunc: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

getppid

See the current Perl documentation for getppid.

Here is our local, out-dated (pre-5.6) version:


getppid - get parent process ID



getppid



Returns the process id of the parent process.


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