> I understand that fork() creates a child proces. But is this exact like the
> proces it was called from?
Yes. At the time of return from fork() they will be
indistinguishable (with the exception of having different
> Maybe it is better when I have a tutorial on fork(). So does anyone know
> where a good tutorial is availble
> or some good and easy to understand example programs?
I would recommend that you read the FAQ, specifically the
section on fork() (actually, read the whole thing...you'll
be glad you did).
It can be found at:
Artie Gold, Austin, TX (finger the cs.utexas.edu account
for more info)
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