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2 JohnMcPherson 1 On a [UNIX] or [Linux] system, a process is the container structure the [Kernel] builds for an application to run in.
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3 AristotlePagaltzis 3 Resourses such as [CPU] time, [FileHandle]s, network [Port]s and many others are allocated at the [Process] level.
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2 JohnMcPherson 5 Contrast [Thread].
4 LawrenceDoliveiro 7 See ProcessNotes for information on getting process statistics and information, and ProcessRelationships for an overview of the ways that different processes can be related to one another.