TASK(3PERL) Perl Library Functions TASK(3PERL)


NAME


Task - Perl interface to Tasks

SYNOPSIS


use Sun::Solaris::Task qw(:ALL);
my $taskid = gettaskid();


DESCRIPTION


This module provides wrappers for the gettaskid(2) and settaskid(2)
system calls.

Constants


TASK_NORMAL, TASK_FINAL.

Functions


settaskid($project, $flags)

The $project parameter must be a valid project ID and the $flags
parameter must be TASK_NORMAL or TASK_FINAL. The parameters are
passed through directly to the underlying settaskid() system call.
The new task ID is returned if the call succeeds. On failure -1 is
returned.


gettaskid()

This function returns the numeric task ID of the calling process, or
undef if the underlying gettaskid() system call is unsuccessful.


Class methods


None.

Object methods


None.

Exports


By default nothing is exported from this module. The following tags can
be used to selectively import constants and functions defined in this
module:

:SYSCALLS
settaskid() and gettaskid()


:CONSTANTS
TASK_NORMAL and TASK_FINAL


:ALL
:SYSCALLS and :CONSTANTS


ATTRIBUTES


See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:


+--------------------+-----------------+
| ATTRIBUTE TYPE | ATTRIBUTE VALUE |
+--------------------+-----------------+
|Interface Stability | Evolving |
+--------------------+-----------------+

SEE ALSO


gettaskid(2), settaskid(2), attributes(5)


December 1, 2002 TASK(3PERL)