linux-pid-attach.c on non-Linux hosts

Mark Wielaard mjw at
Wed Apr 23 09:46:53 UTC 2014

On Wed, 2014-04-23 at 00:54 +0200, Kurt Roeckx wrote:
> On Wed, Apr 23, 2014 at 12:26:53AM +0200, Mark Wielaard wrote:
> > On Tue, 2014-04-22 at 21:52 +0200, Kurt Roeckx wrote:
> > > The attached patch seems to be working for me on kFreeBSD.
> > 
> > Looks reasonable to me. The other arch backends that provide an initregs
> > could probably use the same conditional (but that can wait till someone
> > actually needs it/can test it).
> > 
> > Would you mind looking at the CONTRIBUTING file and add a Signed-off-by
> > line if you agree with what is said there?
> I forgot to add it, I only remembered after I mailed it.

Thanks, I have added it to the commit and pushed it to master. I am
afraid we will have to rely a little on you to make sure other stuff
doesn't break on non-GNU/Linux setups.

> > > PS: fails for me for current master.
> > 
> > How does it fail? Do you have a tests/ Which arch?
> File is attached.  This is on x86_64.

Aha. I think this is because you are using a /bin/sh that isn't bash and
has a 'test' that doesn't recognize '==' as string comparison. It should
use a single '='. Does the attach fix it for you?


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