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Description of problem:
$ uname -a
Linux rh9 2.4.20-20.9 #1 Mon Aug 18 11:45:58 EDT 2003 i686 i686 i386
it seems with this version of the kernel pthread childern show up
under /proc/.<pid> , ps does not report information about these pids.
top will display the pids if the "H" option is used.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. find a pid in /proc/.<pid>
2. ps -eaf |grep <pid>
I will rtfm myself.
ps -eamf shows all parent and child threads.