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Re: kern/44950: fcntl(F_MAXFD) returns bogus values

On Wed, May 11, 2011 at 11:43 PM, Christos Zoulas 
<> wrote:
> On May 11, 10:20am, (Julio Merino) wrote:
> -- Subject: Re: kern/44950: fcntl(F_MAXFD) returns bogus values
> | On 5/11/11 8:53 AM, Christos Zoulas wrote:
> | >
> | > Fix the test so that it runs a loop to close file descriptors from 0 to 
> the
> | > descriptor soft limit
> |
> | I think atf-run should be doing this before execing the test program, if
> | only for consistency reasons.  You can open a PR against me if you agree
> | so I don't forget!
> I am not sure which way to go there. Make the startup environment
> more complicated in the name of consistency, or have tests that
> care for a particular setup make sure that the setup they care
> about is consistent?
> I.e. a file descriptor test should make sure that descriptors are
> consistent, a resource limit test should do the same for resources,
> etc. Otherwise the startup can end up being expensive, plus it
> might be exercising the same functions that test is supposed to.
> And where does it stop? Do we reset process group, tty process
> groups, current working directory, environment, signal handlers,
> sysv ipc stuff, resource limits, timers, ...

That's a place for RUMP too?

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