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Re^5: forkManager PID 1 less than top

by vsespb (Chaplain)
on Oct 13, 2013 at 18:59 UTC ( #1058095=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to Re^4: forkManager PID 1 less than top
in thread forkManager PID 1 less than top

Where did you see random PIDs ? I think all (most?) Linux distros use sequental.
Process IDs are usually allocated on a sequential basis


I am running Ubuntu with 3.8 kernal, PIDs are sequental.
Also, I think there can be problems with some software, when recently-used PID re-used too fast.

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Re^6: forkManager PID 1 less than top
by ikegami (Pope) on Oct 14, 2013 at 04:49 UTC
      ... secure ... fork emulation ... ridiculousness

        Wow, you're absolutely right, Windows can't do anything right! Thanks for opening my eyes!

        Seriously now, I know it makes Linux look bad, but that doesn't mean you should lash out.

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