Subject: Re: MFS problems
To: None <>
From: Theo Deraadt <>
List: current-users
Date: 04/01/1994 15:30:43
> Was the number of arguments (5) to lseek correct in the
> sysent table?

Yes, apparently this is so that syscall() will copy 5 longwords into
the kernel.  You'd think it would need to be 4 longwords, but some
processors require doublewords to be doubleword-aligned.  Hence there
will be a padding longword between the 1st and 2nd arguements.