Re: [PATCH] oom: add uid to "Killed process" message

From: David Rientjes
Date: Tue Jun 21 2011 - 15:08:23 EST

On Tue, 21 Jun 2011, Frantisek Hrbata wrote:

> I guess the uid of the killed process can be identified from the dump_tasks
> output, where it is presented along with other info. I think it is handy
> to have the uid info directly in the "Killed process" message.
> This is used/requested by one of our customers and since I think it's a good
> idea to have the uid info presented, I posted the patch here to see what do you
> think about it.

I don't feel strongly about it, but I think you could justify adding a lot
of the same information from the tasklist dump to the single "Killed
process" message. The optimal way of getting this information would be
from the tasklist dump.
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