The pthread_attr_getinheritsched(), and
pthread_attr_setinheritsched() functions, respectively, shall get and
set the inheritsched attribute in the attr argument.
When the attributes objects are used by pthread_create(), the
inheritsched attribute determines how the other scheduling attributes
of the created thread shall be set.
Specifies that the thread scheduling attributes shall be inherited from the
creating thread, and the scheduling attributes in this attr
argument shall be ignored.
Specifies that the thread scheduling attributes shall be set to the
corresponding values from this attributes object.
The symbols PTHREAD_INHERIT_SCHED and PTHREAD_EXPLICIT_SCHED are defined in the
The following thread scheduling attributes defined by
IEEE Std 1003.1-2001 are affected by the inheritsched
attribute: scheduling policy ( schedpolicy), scheduling parameters (
schedparam), and scheduling contention scope ( contentionscope).
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Operating System Interface (POSIX), The Open Group Base Specifications Issue
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