Wrong priority value for normal processes

Unga unga888 at yahoo.com
Sun Nov 23 02:48:25 PST 2008

Hi all

On FreeBSD RELENG_7 on i386 and I have noted with rtprio(2) the priority for root and other normal users is "normal priority" with 65504 as the priority value (rtp.prio).

I checked the program flow from /usr/src/usr.bin/su/su.c to /usr/src/lib/libutil/login_class.c and it looks setusercontext() is setting the priority right but the moment it come out from the setusercontext() call in su.c, the priority has already turn to 65504.

Best regards


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