Subject: Re: Kernel printf cleanup proposal
To: Jonathan Stone <jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU>
From: Chris G. Demetriou <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 07/28/2000 17:22:18
jonathan@DSG.Stanford.EDU (Jonathan Stone) writes:
> Second: Does this change imply the "zero-fill until end of specified
> length" semantics of userlevel [v]snprintf?

The answer to this should be "no, if for no other reason that
user-land [v]snprintf() have no such semantics."

(Not documented anyplace I could find, nor actually present on NetBSD
1.4.x, RedHat 6.[01], or Solaris 7.)