Subject: Re: NetBSD inconsistencies and odditites
To: L. Todd Masco <>
From: Tim Newsham <newsham@uhunix.uhcc.Hawaii.Edu>
List: amiga-dev
Date: 08/20/1994 16:44:44
> - MAP_FILE is referenced in the man page for mmap(2), but is not defined
>  anywhere (certainly not in the headers referred to by the man page).
>  The man page says an EINVAL will be delivered if this parameter
>  is not set, but luckily that doesn't seem to be the case.  The man
>  page for mmap is the only place I've ever seen this parameter
>  specified.
> --
> L. Todd Masco  | "Cowboy politicians sucking up to the aristocracy, not
>  |  even sure if they like democracy..."  - TR-I

glad you brought this up.  I forgot about this one.   The MAP_FILE
define was in my last system (#744) but seems to have disapeared
by 1.0beta.  Is there a reason for this?  I have a program that
mmap's /dev/viewXX and I'm not sure what I should be doing now
that MAP_FILE is gone.