PYTHON getmypid

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Python replacement for PHP's getmypid [ edit | history ]
os.getpid()

Return the current process id.

Availability: Unix, Windows.

Example
import os

pid = os.getpid()

print pid

PHP getmypid

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getmypid

(PHP 4, PHP 5)

getmypidGets PHP's process ID

Description

int getmypid ( void )

Gets the current PHP process ID.

Return Values

Returns the current PHP process ID, or FALSE on error.

Notes

Warning

Process IDs are not unique, thus they are a weak entropy source. We recommend against relying on pids in security-dependent contexts.

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