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Old 04-19-2004, 08:50 PM   #1
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How to get timing information for a thread

On Linux, how can I retrieve timing information for a thread (creation time, exit time, kernel time, user time). I have checked the proc file system and pthread library functions but I found nothing.

Any help will be highly appreciated.

Luu Vo.
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Try the top command.
Old 04-20-2004, 05:18 AM   #3
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Thanks for your suggestion. The top command provides information about processes and CPU usage. But I want library functions (or mechanism) to get timing information about a thread in my C program, something just like GetThreadTimes() function on Windows platform.

I have done a lot of searches from search engines but no solutions found.

Do you have any idea?

Thanks and regards,

Luu Vo.


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