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From: Richard Jones <rich@a...>
Subject: Re: [Caml-list] Writing to argv[0]
On Thu, Oct 09, 2008 at 05:31:11PM +0200, Basile STARYNKEVITCH wrote:
> Dave Benjamin wrote:
> >Hi,
> >
> >Is there any way for an OCaml program to change its name in the process 
> >table? Assigning to Sys.argv.(0) has no effect.
> 
> 
> Write a C wrapper for that. And this trick seems Linux specific (it has 
> no sense in Posix) -maybe working on few other OSes.

http://anoncvs.postgresql.org/cvsweb.cgi/pgsql/src/backend/utils/misc/ps_status.c?rev=1.33.2.1;content-type=text%2Fplain

PostgreSQL offers this code to change the proc title on many different
platforms.

Rich.

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Richard Jones
Red Hat