pthread_attr_setstacksize, pthread_attr_getstacksize - set/get stack size attribute in thread attributes object
The pthread_attr_setstacksize() function sets the stack size attribute of the thread attributes object referred to by
attr to the value specified in
The stack size attribute determines the minimum size (in bytes) that will be allocated for threads created using the thread attributes object
The pthread_attr_getstacksize() function returns the stack size attribute of the thread attributes object referred to by
attr in the buffer pointed to by
On success, these functions return 0; on error, they return a nonzero error number.
These functions are provided by glibc since version 2.1.
For details on the default stack size of new threads, see pthread_create(3).
A thread's stack size is fixed at the time of thread creation. Only the main thread can dynamically grow its stack.
The pthread_attr_setstack(3) function allows an application to set both the size and location of a caller-allocated stack that is to be used by a thread.
As at glibc 2.8, if the specified
stacksize is not a multiple of STACK_ALIGN (16 bytes on most architectures), it may be rounded
downward, in violation of POSIX.1, which says that the allocated stack will be at least
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