author Bob Owen <>
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 08:57:21 +0100
changeset 312802 a46f0e32289bb8975eef7f87d14cbd71c9c10582
parent 217593 a52ce2ed0c280b9a3a4970b471b79ca46af4e43d
child 393417 d87028e56a054954aabd4936d787095d79a7babc
permissions -rw-r--r--
Bug 1287426 Part 3: Update security/sandbox/chromium/ to commit 4ec79b7f2379a60cdc15599e93255c0fa417f1ed. r=aklotz, r=jld MozReview-Commit-ID: 14eHMsYZznA

// Copyright (c) 2013 The Chromium Authors. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style license that can be
// found in the LICENSE file.


#include <stdint.h>
#include <sys/types.h>

#include "base/base_export.h"
#include "base/files/file_path.h"
#include "build/build_config.h"

#if defined(OS_WIN)
#include <windows.h>

namespace base {

// ProcessHandle is a platform specific type which represents the underlying OS
// handle to a process.
// ProcessId is a number which identifies the process in the OS.
#if defined(OS_WIN)
typedef HANDLE ProcessHandle;
typedef DWORD ProcessId;
typedef HANDLE UserTokenHandle;
const ProcessHandle kNullProcessHandle = NULL;
const ProcessId kNullProcessId = 0;
#elif defined(OS_POSIX)
// On POSIX, our ProcessHandle will just be the PID.
typedef pid_t ProcessHandle;
typedef pid_t ProcessId;
const ProcessHandle kNullProcessHandle = 0;
const ProcessId kNullProcessId = 0;
#endif  // defined(OS_WIN)

// Returns the id of the current process.
// Note that on some platforms, this is not guaranteed to be unique across
// processes (use GetUniqueIdForProcess if uniqueness is required).
BASE_EXPORT ProcessId GetCurrentProcId();

// Returns a unique ID for the current process. The ID will be unique across all
// currently running processes within the chrome session, but IDs of terminated
// processes may be reused. This returns an opaque value that is different from
// a process's PID.
BASE_EXPORT uint32_t GetUniqueIdForProcess();

#if defined(OS_LINUX)
// When a process is started in a different PID namespace from the browser
// process, this function must be called with the process's PID in the browser's
// PID namespace in order to initialize its unique ID. Not thread safe.
// WARNING: To avoid inconsistent results from GetUniqueIdForProcess, this
// should only be called very early after process startup - ideally as soon
// after process creation as possible.
BASE_EXPORT void InitUniqueIdForProcessInPidNamespace(
    ProcessId pid_outside_of_namespace);

// Returns the ProcessHandle of the current process.
BASE_EXPORT ProcessHandle GetCurrentProcessHandle();

// Returns the process ID for the specified process. This is functionally the
// same as Windows' GetProcessId(), but works on versions of Windows before Win
// XP SP1 as well.
// DEPRECATED. New code should be using Process::Pid() instead.
// Note that on some platforms, this is not guaranteed to be unique across
// processes.
BASE_EXPORT ProcessId GetProcId(ProcessHandle process);

// Returns the ID for the parent of the given process.
BASE_EXPORT ProcessId GetParentProcessId(ProcessHandle process);

#if defined(OS_POSIX)
// Returns the path to the executable of the given process.
BASE_EXPORT FilePath GetProcessExecutablePath(ProcessHandle process);

}  // namespace base