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Section: PVM Version 3.4 (3PVM) Updated: 30 August, 1993
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NAME

pvm_parent - Returns the tid of the process that spawned the calling process.

 

SYNOPSIS

C       int tid = pvm_parent( void )

Fortran call pvmfparent( tid )

 

PARAMETERS

tid
Integer returns the task identifier of the parent of the calling process. If the calling process was not created with pvm_spawn, then tid = PvmNoParent.

 

DESCRIPTION

The routine pvm_parent returns the tid of the process that spawned the calling process. If the calling process was not created with pvm_spawn, then tid is set to PvmNoParent.

 

EXAMPLES

C:
        tid = pvm_parent();

Fortran:
        CALL PVMFPARENT( TID )

 

ERRORS

This error condition can be returned by pvm_parent.
PvmNoParent
The calling process was not created with pvm_spawn.
PvmSysErr
Can't contact local pvmd.

 

SEE ALSO


 

Index

NAME
SYNOPSIS
PARAMETERS
DESCRIPTION
EXAMPLES
ERRORS
SEE ALSO

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