Bug 142790 - setitimer CPU timers should be per-process, not per thread
setitimer CPU timers should be per-process, not per thread
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: kernel (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Roland McGrath
Brian Brock
Depends On: 142792
Blocks: FC4Target
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Reported: 2004-12-13 23:09 EST by Roland McGrath
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:10 EST (History)
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Fixed In Version: FC4
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Last Closed: 2005-08-09 03:01:42 EDT
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patch posted upstream (19.54 KB, patch)
2004-12-13 23:09 EST, Roland McGrath
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Description Roland McGrath 2004-12-13 23:09:32 EST
See also bug 142789

Description of problem:
setitimer operates on individual threads, even under NPTL.
POSIX says it should be process-wide. 

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Tracking bug for upstream work.
Comment 1 Roland McGrath 2004-12-13 23:09:32 EST
Created attachment 108491 [details]
patch posted upstream
Comment 2 Roland McGrath 2005-03-12 23:15:51 EST
My changes are in Linus's tree now, hopefully in 2.6.12  
Comment 3 Roland McGrath 2005-04-23 21:09:41 EDT
Rawhide 2.6.12rcN kernels include this.
Comment 4 Roland McGrath 2005-08-09 03:01:42 EDT
All good in FC4.

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