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Scilab help >> PVM parallel Toolbox > pvm_gettid


returns the tid of the process identified by a group name and instance number

Calling Sequence

[tid] = pvm_gettid(group, inum)



string, string that contains the name of an existing group.


string, instance number of the process in the group.




pvm_gettid returns the tid of the PVM process identified by the group name group and the instance number inum

The returned value tidwill be >= 0 if the call is successful and will be will be < 0 if some error occurs.

See Also

  • pvm_joingroup — enrolls the calling process in a named group.
  • pvm_getinst — returns the instance number in a group of a PVM process.
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