Subject: Re: pw_dup(3)
To: Luke Mewburn <>
From: Klaus Klein <>
List: tech-security
Date: 09/09/2003 22:12:04
Luke Mewburn <> writes:

> On Tue, Sep 09, 2003 at 09:10:34PM +0900, Jun-ichiro itojun Hagino wrote:
>   | 	i propose to add this into libc.
> do you intend to use it by other libc (or lib*) functions, or is this
> purely an "end user app" thing.  if the latter, is libutil more
> appropriate?
> otherwise, looks useful.

On that note, is there any ongoing work on the getpw{nam,uid}_r(3)
front?  That would make pw_dup(3) fairly pointless.

- Klaus