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authorakr <akr@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2005-11-20 03:30:47 +0000
committerakr <akr@b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e>2005-11-20 03:30:47 +0000
commitb8d6e2218ed215e7f2a9080b5aa5d8d507acfc49 (patch)
tree97d4be55527f33dd311429331c60759ec568f81e /process.c
parent1ec7274fd9faa5c26f2175d603f38543d9704c1a (diff)
document that fork doesn't copy other threads
git-svn-id: svn+ssh://ci.ruby-lang.org/ruby/branches/ruby_1_8@9571 b2dd03c8-39d4-4d8f-98ff-823fe69b080e
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diff --git a/process.c b/process.c
index 8a01eee..8f1a6fd 100644
--- a/process.c
+++ b/process.c
@@ -1256,6 +1256,9 @@ rb_f_exec(argc, argv)
* of its children or use <code>Process.detach</code> to register
* disinterest in their status; otherwise, the operating system
* may accumulate zombie processes.
+ *
+ * The thread calling fork is the only thread in the created child process.
+ * fork doesn't copy other threads.
*/
static VALUE