cvs commit: src/share/man/man9 kthread.9

Julian Elischer julian at
Fri Sep 24 15:59:32 PDT 2004

would you want that for kernel threads? (so 'ps -H' shows it)

M. Warner Losh wrote:

>In message: <415492DE.4070801 at>
>            Julian Elischer <julian at> writes:
>: I have been considerring adding a td_desc
>: field to threads to be used in teh same way...
>Timing Solutions has been using the 'name a thread' feature in libc_r
>for a long time.  We've also implemented thread accounting in libc_r
>(at least primitive cpu time), so we know which thread is running
>amuck.  This has proven invaluable in identifying where to concentrate
>our debugging efforts.

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