FUNCTION::TASK_PAREN(3stap) Context Functions FUNCTION::TASK_PAREN(3stap)

NAME function::task_parent - The task_struct of the parent task

SYNOPSIS task_parent:long(task:long)

ARGUMENTS task task_struct pointer

DESCRIPTION This function returns the parent task_struct of the given task. This address can be passed to the various task_*() functions to extract more task-specific data.

SystemTap Tapset Reference October 2012 FUNCTION::TASK_PAREN(3stap)