Reverse lookup of RTEMS object name

Joel Sherrill joel.sherrill at
Thu Jul 3 13:43:22 UTC 2003

Derick Hammond wrote:
> Hello All:
> This is a very simple question:
> Is there a way to obtain rtems_name name from a rtems_id task_id?

There is not an API for that now.  :(

>From an algorithmic view, it is fairly simple to provide.  It should
be something fairly similar to cpukit/score/src/threadget.c except that

  + the object class can be anything (not just a thread)
  + check if information->is_string is FALSE so you know the name is 
    the 32-bit Classic API style.
  + return the *object->name

> Thanks in advance.
> Regards,
> Derick Hammond

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