Re: For the almost 4-year anniversary: O_CLOEXEC again

From: dean gaudet
Date: Sun Mar 28 2004 - 23:25:35 EST

On Sun, 28 Mar 2004, Ulrich Drepper wrote:

> The proposed solution is simple and already implemented on some systems
> (QNX, BeOS, maybe more). Beside the definition of O_CLOEXEC the
> untested patch below should be all that's needed. It does *not* solve
> the related problem of socket descriptors etc. I've no good idea for

we could create new socket, socketpair, accept, and pipe, system calls
with an extra flags argument. plus some similar solution to account for
dup/dup2/F_DUPFD as well.

how many other fd creating syscalls did i miss? :)

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