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_lwp_getname(2) [netbsd man page]

_LWP_GETNAME(2) 					      BSD System Calls Manual						   _LWP_GETNAME(2)

NAME
_lwp_getname -- get descriptive name of an LWP LIBRARY
Standard C Library (libc, -lc) SYNOPSIS
#include <lwp.h> int _lwp_getname(lwpid_t target, char *name, size_t len); DESCRIPTION
_lwp_getname() gets the descriptive name of the LWP. It takes the following arguments. target The LWP whose descriptive name will be obtained. name The buffer to be filled with the descriptive name of the LWP. len The size of the buffer name in bytes. RETURN VALUES
_lwp_getname() returns 0 on success. Otherwise, -1 is returned and errno is set to indicate the error. SEE ALSO
ps(1), top(1), _lwp_setname(2), errno(2) BSD
December 15, 2007 BSD

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PTHREAD_ATTR_GETNAME_NP(3)				   BSD Library Functions Manual 				PTHREAD_ATTR_GETNAME_NP(3)

NAME
pthread_attr_getname_np -- get and set descriptive name of an attribute LIBRARY
POSIX Threads Library (libpthread, -lpthread) SYNOPSIS
#include <pthread.h> int pthread_attr_getname_np(const pthread_attr_t attr, char *name, size_t len); int pthread_attr_setname_np(pthread_attr_t attr, const char *name, void *arg); DESCRIPTION
The pthread_attr_getname_np() function gets the descriptive name of a thread attribute. It takes the following arguments: attr The attribute whose descriptive name will be obtained. name The buffer to be filled with the descriptive name of the attribute. len The size of the buffer name in bytes. The pthread_attr_setname_np() function sets the descriptive name of a thread attribute. It takes the following arguments: attr The attribute whose descriptive name will be set. name The printf(3) format string to be used to construct the descriptive name of the attribute. The resulted descriptive name should be shorter than PTHREAD_MAX_NAMELEN_NP. arg The printf(3) argument used with name. RETURN VALUES
Both functions return 0 on success. Otherwise, an error number is returned. COMPATIBILITY
Both functions are non-standard extensions. ERRORS
No errors are defined for pthread_attr_getname_np(). The pthread_attr_setname_np() function may fail if: [EINVAL] The supplied descriptive name was longer than PTHREAD_MAX_NAMELEN_NP. [ENOMEM] There was insufficient memory for the operation. SEE ALSO
pthread_attr(3), pthread_getname_np(3) BSD
July 7, 2010 BSD
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