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Bug #8158

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Want named threads API

Added by Alexander Pyhalov over 5 years ago. Updated almost 4 years ago.

Status:
Closed
Priority:
Normal
Assignee:
Category:
kernel
Start date:
2017-05-05
Due date:
% Done:

100%

Estimated time:
Difficulty:
Medium
Tags:
needs-triage
Gerrit CR:
External Bug:

Description

Linux/BSDs and Solaris 11.3 provide pthread_setname_np() /pthread_getname_np() .
Some applications, for example, firefox, rely on this functionality.

http://man7.org/linux/man-pages/man3/pthread_setname_np.3.html
https://blogs.oracle.com/observatory/entry/named_threads .


Related issues

Related to illumos gate - Bug #13312: _thrp_create() should not set the thread name if passed an empty stringClosedRobert Mustacchi

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