Code - Process

1 - About

A process is the entry point of thread. It is the first thread started (generally called main) and the only one authorized to start new threads.

Also called:

  • running programs

A process has a self-contained execution environment.

A process generally has a complete, private set of basic run-time resources allocated by the operating system, in particular, each process has:

Creating or destroying a process is relatively expensive, as resources must be acquired or released.

Processes are often seen as synonymous with programs or applications. However, what the user sees as a single application may in fact be a set of cooperating processes.

3 - Time

Process time are CPU time

4 - Management

4.1 - Address Mode

4.2 - Processor

Which processor are allowed to run the process ? See Hardware - NUMA node (Affinity)

5 - Communication

6 - Vizualization

7 - Watch Dog

8 - Monitoring

9 - Documentation / Reference

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