set_tid_address(2) -- Linux man page

 

NAME

set_tid_address - Sets the current clear_child_tid to tidptr  

SYNOPSIS

long sys_set_tid_address (int *tidptr);
 

DESCRIPTION

set_tid_address sets the current clear_child_tid (current child thread ID) to tidptr.  

RETURN VALUE

set_tid_address returns the current pid of tidptr. This is mainly used by the CLEARTID process.  

ERRORS

None.  

AUTHOR

Niki Rahimi