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Re: extended attributes and lsextattr/extattr_list_file

YAMAMOTO Takashi <> wrote:

> what i don't understand and was guessing is why we need two sets of
> native syscalls.  one of them can be in libc.

The Linux-flavor API has option for test-and-set operation on attribute.
It cannot be done in libc, that really require to be done in the kernel.

Emmanuel Dreyfus

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