Subject: Re: implementing closeall via a syscall
To: None <>
From: Christos Zoulas <>
List: tech-kern
Date: 01/05/2004 00:08:28
In article <>,
Matt Thomas <> wrote:
>I'd prefer to follow prior art so i think the AIX fcntl FCLOSEM is 
>preferrable to me.  It's not that hard to make fcntl to not check the fd 
>for validity.
>An alternative might be add an F_MAXFD to fcntl which would return the 
>highest opened fd.

Yes, I like matt's changes.