Re: TEST: Cygwin 3.0.0-0.4
- Date: Tue, 05 Feb 2019 16:31:25 -0800
- From: L A Walsh <cygwin@xxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: TEST: Cygwin 3.0.0-0.4
On 2/1/2019 11:34 AM, Corinna Vinschen wrote:
> - Cygwin PIDs have been decoupled from Windows PID. Cygwin PIDs are
> now incrementally dealt in the range from 2 up to 65535, POSIX-like.
Posix like? Posix starts from '1' (usually for init), but
never heard it limited to 65535 ---
Linux allows 32bits (I set it to 99,999) to keep it to 5 digits
and uses /proc/sys/kernel/pid_max to adjust it.
Some systems wrapped too soon and it as confusing so they allowed
for more pids.
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