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Re: CVS: cvs.openbsd.org: src
From: Theo de Raadt (deraadtcvs.openbsd.org)
Date: Mon Jan 12 2004 - 12:55:11 CST
> > lib/libpthread : shlib_version
> > Added files:
> > lib/libc/sys : closefrom.2
> > Log message:
> > new syscall closefrom(2). ok deraadt millert
> The libpthread version bump should have been a hint that code needs
> to be added to libpthread. Until the new code is added closefrom will
> not work with threaded applications. Also, I should bump the version
> again when the the pthread code is written. This will bring the versions
> out of sync (unless I gratuitously update the libc version, too).
> Next time a heads-up would be appreciated.
Well, it is a purely natural thing to crank it.
Why will closefrom not work? It is an atomic non-blocking call, and it
is not interruptable.
Oh wait, fake fd's... right.