May 26, 2018

Access to kernel level POSIX thread id

PthreadGetThreadId is FreeBSD specific Perl module providing single non-portable function getthreadid_np that returns kernel level POSIX thread id as integer value.

It may be useful for Perl code running as hook/callback functions in embedded threaded Perl environment when code has no direct control on thread creation. For example, rlm_perl module of FreeRADIUS that may use multiple embedded Perl instances.

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